One Trillion Trees

8 reasons we need to protect our forests

Forests not only help combat climate change; they are vital for our health and livelihoods. Image: Unsplash/Maxim Hopman

Natalie Marchant

Freelance Writer, Editor, World Economic Forum

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A chart showing how global forest expansion has been outstripped by deforestation for many years
Global forest expansion has been outstripped by deforestation for many years. Image: UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)
a graph showing that South America and Africa have seen particularly high levels of deforestation
South America and Africa have seen particularly high levels of deforestation. Image: UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)
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