02 Oct '11, 5pm

US swaps debt for rainforest preservation in Indonesia ~ ~ #Eco #indonesia #reforestation #forests #wildlife #animals

US swaps debt for rainforest preservation in Indonesia ~ ~ #Eco #indonesia #reforestation #forests #wildlife #animals

U.S. allocates first of $30M in grants for forest conservation in Sumatra (02/24/2011) The U.S. government announced the first grants under the first phase of its 2009 Tropical Forests Conservation Act agreement with Indonesia. U.S. signs debt-for-nature swap with Brazil to protect forests (08/13/2010) The United States will cut Brazil's debt payments by $21 million under a debt-for-nature that will protect the Latin American country's endangered Atlantic Rainforest (Mata Atlantica), Caatinga and Cerrado ecosystems. U.S. forgives $30M in debt to protect rainforests in Sumatra, Indonesia (06/30/2009) The United States will forgive nearly $30 million in debt owed by Indonesia in exchange for increased protection of endangered rainforests on the island of Sumatra, reports the Wall Street Journal . The deal is the largest debt-for-nature swap under the U.S. Tropical Forest Con...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/1002-hance_debt_kalimantan....

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