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Liberia: View the country profile

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Poverty an obstacle to saving Liberia's rainforest
Despite efforts to introduce more sustainable ways to live off the forest, poverty is the biggest threat to biodiversity, Johansen Voker, the acting executive director of Liberia's Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
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