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An open letter to President Bio: Keep plunderers out of our endangered forests for good.

In a must-read open letter, Sonkita Conteh, Director of Namati Sierra Leone, calls on the president of Sierra Leone to keep his word to protect the endangered forests of the country. He calls resuming timber exports “short-sighted and dangerous” and a “desecration of pre-election commitments” and notes that “no amount of money will equal the value of forests lost.” Read the full open letter here.

May 30, 2018 | Sonkita Conteh