Timberwatch2016: Carbon offset in Uganda: local people pay the price

Last Updated on December 17, 2021 by admin

Timberwatch and Protect the Forest Sweden have compiled a report on the carbon offsetting project of the Swedish Energy Agency in Uganda. The company Green Resources converts grass land, savannas and small-scale agricultural land to plantations with exotic and invasive tree species. The has a devastating impact on the natural environment, ecosystem services, and local people. Read the entire report here.