Most of the global deforestation by commercial agriculture is illegal—fueling corruption, criminality, and violations of worker and community rights. The US must take steps to protect forests and communities by stopping illegal deforestation. The FOREST Act (S. 2950/H.R.5508) introduced in both chambers of Congress would require companies to trace where products come from and confirm that they are legally produced.
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