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Massive forest carbon scam alleged in Liberia

Date : 10th June 2010, Source : Mongabay



Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf established a commission investigate a proposed forest carbon credit deal between the West African nation's Forest Development Authority (FDA) and UK-based Carbon Harvesting Corporation, reports Global Witness, an NGO that originally raised concerns about the scheme, which aimed to secure around a fifth of Liberia's total forest area 400,000 hectares in a forest carbon concession.

http://news.mongabay.com/2010/0610-carbon_scam_liberia.html





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