Deforestation Index

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Our deforestation index combines satellite data of net forest loss with a spatial resolution of 430m2 with a qualitative assessment of how well forests are protected to pinpoint areas where deforestation risks are greatest.

The Deforestation Index can help you:

  • Screen and compare operations and supply chains for forest loss risks
  • Understand the areas that pose most threat to achieving internal targets and international benchmarks
  • Align corporate strategy with global standards like the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Global deforestation risk data for 2019

Who could benefit from the index?

Investor Relations
Monitor and share deforestation risk data on a topic of growing interest to investors, regulators and customers

Procurement and Supply Chain
Understand where deforestation poses a risk to sustainability benchmarks

Portfolio Managers
Assess quantitative deforestation data, a key ESG metric

Features and benefits at-a-glance

191

Comparable scores across sites for 191 countries

430m2

Global subnational map with a spatial resolution of 430m2

2014

Consistent dataset since 2014

Download a sample report

Download a sample report from our Deforestation Index: Gold mining drives Amazon deforestation in Suriname