A tree grows in Korea: Saving the world one tree at a time

According to the World Wildlife Fund, 17% of the world’s forests have been lost in the last 50 years due to deforestation. In the first year of the CEMS Forest project, “over 90,000 tons of CO2 emissions from forest clearing and burning prevented during the first 18 months of the project, equal to taking 25,000 cars off the road.” We spoke with Student Board Representative, Robert Grey, to learn more about his work in Korea to reverse the effects of deforestation.

According to the World Wildlife Fund, 17% of the world’s forest have been lost in the last 50 years due to deforestation.

19 Dec 2017