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What is the importance of forest ecosystems? How big is the issue with forest degradation? Which solutions exist and are being applied today?
Check our selection of videos, interviews with experts and practitioners or our short explainers, to get the answers to these and other questions.
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Remember: Trees offer a natural mechanism to help lowering the amount of atmospheric CO2 , a global challenge. At the same time, mature trees generate many other important benefits – some of which are critical for our societies and livelihoods – pretty much for free.
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Our interviews with experts and practitioners in restoration, and on the integration of trees in urban environments
Urban Forester and Consulting Arborist
Head of Real Estate – Swiss EPI
Ecosystem services, Restoration
Senior Fellow at the World Resources Institute
Amazing facts, Natural regeneration
Principal Advisor Natural Resources at World Vision Australia
Former Director of Zurich Zoo
Short explainers for key concepts