Carlos Nobre: A new economy for forests

Carlos Nobre: A new economy for forests

Carlos Nobre, Brazil’s National Secretary for R&D Policies, Ministry of Science and Technology (MCTI) speaks about the main messages that emerged from last week’s Colloquium on Forests and Climate in New York City, and responds to a question from the floor that there was not time to answer during the session.

“You can put forests to good economic use and still keep them standing,” he said.

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