Valuing Guyana’s Forests: Starting with their embedded carbon

McKinsey Report: LCDS          Last week’s column addressed aspects of Guyana’s “high forest cover – low deforestation status”. It was observed that the country’s low deforestation rate signifies a high level for its contribution towards global efforts aimed at 1) reducing carbon emissions 2) containing the build-up of greenhouse gases and, 3) preventing global warming and climate change.