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Growing Amazon Deforestation a Grave Threat to Global Climate

RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 26 (IPS) - For three weeks, the Brazilian government concealed the fact that deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest increased by nearly 22 percent last year, accentuating a trend that threatens to derail efforts to curb global warming.Read the full story, “Growing Amazon Deforestation a Grave Threat to Global Climate”, on globalissues.org →

RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 26 (IPS) – For three weeks, the Brazilian government concealed the fact that deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest increased by nearly 22 percent last year, accentuating a trend that threatens to derail efforts to curb global warming.Read the full story, “Growing Amazon Deforestation a Grave Threat to Global Climate”, on globalissues.org →

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