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sustainable forestry management

Issuing a warning about the impact of human activity such as the use of woodfuel on the world’s forests, the United Nations (UN) Department for Economic and Social Affairs and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have called for better wood-energy conversion technologies and more sustainable management of the world’s

private equity growth

Private equity funds are seeking to secure a record $635 billion in investor capital as demand for the asset class goes through the roof, new research from Preqin suggests. Globally, 1,908 private equity funds are in market in Q2 2017, seeking a combined $635 billion, up from 1,834 vehicles that

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london commercial real estate

Investors from across Asia are continuing to play a huge role in the success of the London real estate investment market, taking advantage of the weakness of the pound and spending more than £4 billion on real estate in Britain's capital in the first six months of the year alone.

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The 100 largest asset managers saw their alternative assets under management (AUM) grow by 10 per cent in the last year to reach $4.0 trillion (£3.1 trillion), according to a Willis Towers Watson survey. The advisory firm’s Global Alternative Survey also finds that real estate managers account for 35 per

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impact investment australia

An Australian small pension fund has received global recognition for encouraging leading institutional investors toward impact investing. Christian Super, a leading Christian Industry investment fund for ethically sustainable projects, was announced as the winner of the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment honors at the GSG Impact Summit 2017 in

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gambia west africa forestry

The Forest Investment Plan for ECOWAS member states has been validated in the Gambia. The draft document, designed to support the implementation of the West African Forest Convergence Plan, was approved at a two-day workshop from the 11-12 May organised by ECOWAS and hosted by the Ministry of Environment, Climate

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