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Create financial sanctions for companies involved in deforestation of the Amazon

Submitted by Christos Kanoutas on Sunday 20th September 2020

Published on Thursday 15th October 2020

Current status: Open

Open until: Thursday 15th April 2021

Current Signatures: 16
(count is updated approximately hourly)

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Amazon ~ Forest ~ Government ~ rain ~ The Government ~ UK ~ UK Government

Petition Action

Create financial sanctions for companies involved in deforestation of the Amazon

Petition Details

The Government should establish financial sanctions that ban the transfer of funds via UK registered banks for all companies involved directly or indirectly in cutting down the Amazon Rain Forest.

Additional Information

The Amazon plays in important part in the global ecosystem. The only way to effectively put an end to the deforestation is to create disincentives for this activity. One way the UK Government can do this is to prevent the transfer of funds by the companies involved in facilitating this deforestation.


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