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The role of supply-chain initiatives in reducing deforestation

Abstract:

A major reduction in global deforestation is needed to mitigate climate change and biodiversity loss. Recent private sector commitments aim to eliminate deforestation from a company’s operations or supply chain, but they fall short on several fronts. Company pledges vary in the degree to which they include timebound interventions with clear definitions and criteria to achieve verifiable outcomes. Zero-deforestation policies by companies may be insufficient on their own to achieve broader impa...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1038/s41558-017-0061-1

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Lambin, EF More by this author
Heilmavr, R More by this author
Carlson, KM More by this author
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Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation More from this funder
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Nature Climate Change Journal website
Volume:
8
Pages:
109–116
Publication date:
2018-01-29
Acceptance date:
2017-12-14
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EISSN:
1758-6798
ISSN:
1758-678X
Pubs id:
pubs:810840
URN:
uri:1c6b9d80-3bd6-4e1e-83ed-ab9bccdb8bfb
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uuid:1c6b9d80-3bd6-4e1e-83ed-ab9bccdb8bfb
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pubs:810840

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