We are at a critical crossroads in human history. We can continue on the path that has led to degradation of ecosystems, climate change, poverty, and inequality or we can reverse those trends and create new, regenerative, inclusive, and efficient systems of living and doing business. We propose that the urgent need for housing be met by modern, engineered wood buildings and that the demand for wood be leveraged to drive restorative management of degraded dry tropical forests. Restorative forest management becomes possible through a new and integrated tropical timber industry based on local control and entrepreneurship.
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