Carbon trade pays off

Ecstatic Drawa landowners react after recieving the cheques of their carbon trade proceeds yesterday. Picture: LUKE RAWALAI

AFTER waiting for seven years, the people of Drawa in Macuata had a reason to celebrate as they became the first in the country to trade carbon under the voluntary carbon market. The eight landowning units undertaking the project under the “Drawa Block Forest a Community Cooperative” (DBFCC) received a cheque of $20,700 in proceeds […]

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