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Making Earth Cooler for

People, Nature, Climate

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WeForest is a purpose-driven non-profit.

We work with governments, organisations and communities to restore threatened forests and landscapes in tropical regions and biodiversity hotspots.
Our focus is the well-being of the communities where we work.

We’re ambitious. And we take a long-term view.

To help stop global warming in our lifetimes.
We’re taking a leading role to grow the
1 trillion trees we need by 2030 to reverse global warming and restore the biodiversity and water that sustain all life on Earth.

Why Forest and Landscape Restoration?

Forests are one of the most important solutions to address the effects of climate change. They are also a powerful force to lift people out of poverty, conserve biodiversity and reverse desertification.

People
As well as supplying clean water and air, forests are a source of livelihoods for local communities.
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Nature
Forests are home to 80% of our terrestrial biodiversity: animals, plants, fungi and bacteria.
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Climate
Forests draw CO2 out of the atmosphere, storing it in wood, leaves and soil.
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More than trees

What gets measured gets done.

SMART indicators form the core of our Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) strategy. We monitor:
  • Forest and biomass growth

  • Carbon sequestration in trees and soil

  • Wildlife conservation

  • Soil and water conservation

  • Community resilience

  • Poverty alleviation

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Our Partners

We work with responsible companies and foundations who are committed to Making Earth Cooler.​

Why WeForest?

Our programmes are holistic – tree planting is just the start

Our approach is a proven science-based model

Our solutions come from the ground up

We work with local teams for sustainable results

We empower women and communities

We have scientific and technical expertise

We have 13 years of experience

We’re in it for the long term

We are transparent – honestly reporting our impact

We’re WeForest!

”Since we started working with them in 2015, WeForest has demonstrated the highest ethical standards. I recommend them as a business partner for reforestation projects.“

Tijn van Eldere, Chief Executive Officer, Brabantia
“We will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations.”
Barack Obama