UGANDANS INVEST IN TREES, FOR PROFIT, CONSERVATION

Ugandans Invest in Trees, For Profit, Conservation.

Wealthy investors in Uganda are taking advantage of a new money-making opportunity investing in trees. Trees have become an attractive investment because of the rising cost of timber and the allure of carbon credits. The Ugandan government sees these so-called “tree banks” as a means to combat deforestation. But practice remains controversial.

For the full article: VOA News

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