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Geoinformation for sustainable development spatial and structural analysis of deforestation in an urban area since 1950: the pointe-noire case study (r of congo. 1 describe deforestation (1 pt) limited to 15 words citation: 2 identify a particular country and name of forest where deforestation is occurring. Structural analysis of deforestation in cambodia cambodia sees world’s fastest acceleration of forest loss cambodia’s economic land concessions will cost the government money in the long term economic land concession causes poverty in cambodia today. This study explores the potential links between specialization in cocoa exports and deforestation in developing nations through the lens of ecologically unequal exchange although chocolate production was once considered to have only minimal impacts on forests, recent reports suggest damaging trends.