Regulation needed to save rainforests from financial sector, WWF says
The UK government must develop regulation to stop the financial sector from providing billions of pounds to companies that threaten rainforests worldwide, WWF has said.In a new report, the NGO reveals how 300 UK-based financiers directly fund companies whose activities threaten rainforests in Brazil and Indonesia with £40bn of investments and loans. At the heart of
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