Impact Alpha: Fires worldwide renew attention on the brands and banks driving deforestation

““Our store shelves are lined with products made at the expense of rainforests and human rights, and banks are using our money to invest in this destruction,” Rainforest Action Network charges in a new report, Keep Forests Standing. “Brands and their long-reaching supply chains, together with the banks providing the capital, are major drivers of the deforestation of tropical rainforests and the destruction of peatlands.”” (READ MORE)