Climate Justice • 23 Apr 2019
Turning forests into hotels – The true cost of biodiversity offsetting in UgandaBack to overview
The continuation of the extractivist model requires tools that allow to circumvent the law and to make possible what was previously unimaginable. A biodiversity offset project in Uganda has enabled the World Bank to turn a forest into a luxury resort. While international tourism groups are cashing in, local communities are being pushed off their land - claims a new report by Re:Common.