Tag Archives: Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Huge Carbon Footprint of Tropical Deforestation

At the COP26 in Glasgow, over 100 world leaders pledged to end deforestation by 2030. The countries combine to account for roughly 85 percent of the world’s forests and include China, Brazil, Russia, the United States, Indonesia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Although how this pledge will be enforced remains unclear, this infographic […]