Agriculture, forestry and fishing are Australia’s riskiest industries

Australia’s most dangerous industries revealed If you work in agriculture, forestry and fishing, then you’re working in Australia’s most dangerous industry, a study has found. With 44 fatalities and 3510 serious injuries... Read more »
Norway

Norway adopts world’s first zero deforestation policy

Norway announced a zero deforestation policy in its procurement of goods, two years after making a pledge with Germany and Britain to ‘promote national commitments that encourage deforestation free supply chains.’ Norway... Read more »
How smartphones can help monitor and prevent illegal deforestation

How smartphones can help monitor and prevent illegal deforestation

Deforestation in Cameroon has increased fourfold from 2006 to 2014, but the spread of cheap smartphones can be used to turn this tide Edward Mitchard (Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of Edinburgh)... Read more »