"Destruction is not Development"
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Landgrabbing in Cameroon: the Story of Herakles Farms
Dear VOY Green Activists,
An American company, Herakles Farms, plans to illegally chop down
an area of rainforest in Cameroon, that's ten times the size of
Manhattan, to make palm oil. If this happens, it will destroy the
homes of endangered species of monkeys, birds and elephants, and
release at least 9.5 million tonnes of carbon emissions ...
adding to the climate pollution that's causing global
We have to take a stand. This must be stopped and we can all play our part:
International attention needs to be mobilized to support local opposition and prevent future resource grabs.