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AP Exclusive: Brazil says no to global forest plan

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite its critical role in protecting the Amazon rainforest, Brazil will not endorse a global anti-deforestation initiative being announced at the U. N. climate summit, complaining it was left out of the consultation process. A U. N. official disputed that claim. Brazilian Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira said Brazil was "not invited to be engaged in the preparation process" of the declaration. Instead, she said Brazil was given a copy of the text and asked to it...

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