19 Jun '11, 5pm

How do we save Africa's forests? via @mongabay

How do we save Africa's forests? via @mongabay

Nations including China, India, and water-scarce Middle Eastern countries have recently begun to broker land deals with African nations for agricultural purposes. How might this trend affect forest protection and environmental standards in Africa? Will REED-plus incentives be available to foreign governments and private firms that will own an increasing share of land in Africa?

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0619-mercer_africa_moukadde...

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