Iwokrama, Canopy Capital forest deal collapses

Iwokrama is no longer receiving money from the British Investment group Canopy Capital after their ecosystem services agreement collapsed.

The United Kingdom-based Canopy Capital signed a ground-breaking agreement in March 2008 with the Iwokrama International Centre (IIC) to purchase the rights to environmental services generated by Iwokrama’s 371,000-hectare rainforest reserve.  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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