A farmer and a dog walk through a burnt area of the Amazon rainforest, near Porto Velho, Rondonia state, in Brazil, on August 26. Photo: AFP

Amazon fires: Hong Kong, with its huge appetite for beef from Brazil, could use its voice to make a difference

  • Hong Kong is a big importer of Brazilian beef and hosts influential companies in the Brazil-China beef and leather supply chain
  • Hong Kong companies must start holding their Brazilian suppliers accountable to anti-deforestation policies. Meanwhile, we can all eat less beef
Topic |   Brazil

TOP PICKS

A farmer and a dog walk through a burnt area of the Amazon rainforest, near Porto Velho, Rondonia state, in Brazil, on August 26. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE