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COP 26: Increased focus on anti-money laundering a ‘powerful solution’ in combatting deforestation, FATF chief says in Glasgow

By Dan Byrne for AMLi

FATF standards are vital in fulfilling the global promise to end deforestation, the watchdog’s President has suggested this week.

Speaking from the COP 26 summit in Glasgow, President Dr Marcus Pleyer said that approaching deforestation with an AML lens would be a “powerful contribution” to solving the crisis.

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