Tag Archive for: deforestation

Assessing the legality of deforestation using spatial data: An adaptable methodology to support policy makers and market operators

Legality assessments are not easy tasks to complete at scale. In response to this challenge, this insight presents an innovative and scalable approach to assess the legality of deforestation spatially, drawing on methodologies developed for pilot cases in Brazil and Indonesia.

Deforestation in Malaysia for oil palm plantations

Exploring commodity trader strategies in response to the proposed EU regulation on deforestation-free products

The EC proposal for a regulation on deforestation-free products can accelerate the transition towards sustainable, deforestation-free supply chains. However, how will commodity traders respond to it? EFI researchers have interviewed experts to understand how traders are likely to adapt their operations to the new regulation.