Speaking at an industry reception at Spencer House in central London, The Prince of Wales said the agreement was ‘a hugely encouraging step.’
“There are many reasons for this being, intrinsically, the right thing to do,” he said.
“I have for many years have been deeply committed to the protection of the world’s tropical rainforests. They play an absolutely crucial role, both globally, and locally, in climate change mitigation and adaptation.
“But perhaps the most powerful direct reason for action is that deforestation threatens to undermine the…
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