#Together4Forests | WWF
© WWF European Policy Office

#Together4Forests

The world's forests are in danger - tell the EU to act now!
Climate change, raging forest fires, and sprawling agriculture are wiping out our planet’s forests, savannahs and other precious ecosystems.

This devastation of nature is happening fast - and it is directly connected to the meat, dairy, palm oil, coffee and chocolate we eat in Europe. From the Amazon to the Asian rainforests, the EU is responsible for more than 10% of global forest destruction.

You can help! WWF, together with 100+ NGOs, has launched the #Together4Forests campaign. We have created a petition that will allow you to quickly and easily participate in a public consultation on EU action to tackle the EU's forest destruction footprint. By taking part you are directly asking the European Commission for a strong law to protect forests and nature around the world.

Get deforestation off your plate
Your local milk could come from cows fed on soy from land once covered in spectacular forests. The cookies you love may contain unsustainable palm oil or cocoa cultivated on land snatched from Indigenous Peoples. This must be stopped - let’s get deforestation off our plates.

We can achieve this with a strong EU law to keep products linked to deforestation and ecosystem destruction out of the EU market - and this is now within reach. Fill in the petition to make the call for a new law even louder!

Say NO to EU-driven deforestation!
The public consultation on EU action to stop deforestation is now open. By signing the #Together4Forests online petition you are urging EU decision makers to end EU-driven deforestation. Tell the EU we need a strong law to protect the world's forests and nature - decision-makers are listening.

SIGN NOW!

Tell the EU to stop deforestation!

Sign our petition
👇

 

 

Contacts

Anke Schulmeister - Oldenhove
Senior Forest Policy Officer
+32 485 84 31 44
@ASchulmeisterO

Sophie Bauer
Senior Communications Officer, Deforestation
+32 471 05 25 11
@SoFreeBauer

Liesbeth Van den Bossche
EU Campaigner
+32 477 81 10 20
@L_VdBossche

Raquel Sancho Rovira
Campaign Assistant

Latest News
20 Nov 2020

Excluding fossil fuels is a commendable step

13 Nov 2020

More than a million people have so far called for a strong, new EU law to stop EU-driven deforestation, sending a powerful signal to the European ...

08 Nov 2020

115 MEP statement says no fossil fuels in EU funds

23 Oct 2020

In a positive move for biodiversity, EU Member States endorsed the objectives of the EU 2030 Biodiversity Strategy during today’s meeting of the ...

22 Oct 2020

​The European Parliament has called for a new law to stop EU-driven deforestation.