Primary forest loss in protected peat areas went down by 88 percent between 2016 and 2017.
If food loss and waste were a country, it would rank as the world’s third-largest emitter after China and the United States.
The deforestation rate in Aceh is decreasing along with the increase of the number of environmental policies issued by the government.
The quality of groundwater is degraded due to the absorption of pollutants.
Americans eat approximately 10 billion burgers each year.
Prioritizing what to do is important given constraints faced in terms of political attention, financial resources, and time.
If food loss and waste were a country, it would be the world’s third-largest emitter—surpassed only by China and the United States.
Scaling-up the ability of forests to sequester carbon will play a critical role in mitigating climate change.
In developing countries, only 10-20 percent of all land owners are women.
Peatlands form when dead plants partially decay in soils soaked with tannin-rich water, and organic matter gradually accumulates, layer upon layer, over hundreds or even thousands of years.