Leading thinkers in environmental economics and conservation are asking a pressing question. Why are we ignoring the destruction of the living world?
The Ferrero group has confirmed its participation in the international Cocoa and Forests Initiative (CFI), through joining other global firms in producing action plans to tackle deforestation and support key African farming communities.
An assessment which calculates how much Scotland's natural capital is worth has been carried out for the first time, estimated at £273bn.
The plants, animals, and micro-organisms that are the bedrock of food production are in decline, according to a UN study.