New acceleration fund to drive investment in forests

The fight to end tropical forest loss could receive a boost from a new financial mechanism designed to get private sector investment flowing into forest carbon credits generated by REDD+ projects.

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  • Sophie Edwards

    Sophie Edwards is a Reporter for Devex based in London covering global development news including global education, water and sanitation, innovative financing, the environment along with other topics. She has previously worked for NGOs, the World Bank and spent a number of years as a journalist for a regional newspaper in the U.K. She has an MA from the Institute of Development Studies and a BA from Cambridge University.