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Leading model undervalues true cost of reducing deforestation, says report

Date : 25th November 2010, Source : Mongabay



A widely used representation of greenhouse gas emissions abatement costs doesn't reflect the true costs of forest conservation, making the proposed reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation (REDD) mechanism seem cheaper than it actually is, argues a new report from the Rainforest Foundation UK.

http://news.mongabay.com/2010/1125-mckinsey_vs_rfuk.html





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