Jean-Pierre Kiekens is an agronomist and an economist, educated at the universities of Brussels and Oxford. He has lectured on agricultural and development economics and has worked as an international consultant. His current areas of interest include food security, biological diversity and climate change.

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The North American battle for forest certification

While the softwood lumber dispute continues to dominate the headlines, another forest products battle is being fought in North America—the battle for forest certification. Environmental organizations, forest products retailers and others are pressing the forest …

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