Business as usual for Peru illegal logging

Rain forest destruction continues at unprecedented rates despite preparations for hosting climate change conference.

    The preservation of the Amazon rain forest is considered central in the battle against global warming. But in Peru, where this year's climate change conference is being held, illegal logging is continuing at unprecedented rates.

    Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from the Peruvian Amazon.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Meet the man on a mission to take down Cambodia's timber tycoons and expose a rampant illegal cross-border trade.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.