ASM Live 2013, Denver

Whether the microorganisms routinely inhabit the upper troposphere — perhaps living on carbon compounds also found there — or whether they were simply lofted there from the Earth’s surface isn’t yet known.

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Some of our favourite quotes

“The world’s forests are a shared stolen treasure that we must put back for our children’s future.”
Desmond Tutu


“The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second-best time is now.”
Chinese Proverb


“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, 2013


“One day local employers will queue outside of the Kamfinsa prison, waiting to hire the inmates for the skills they have learned with us.”
Nick O’Connor, WeForest Zambia


CEO Marie-Noelle Keijzer meets Carlos Klink

WeForest CEO Marie-Noelle Keijzer met with Carlos Klink, National Secretary for Climate Change with the Brazilian Ministry of Environment, at the Stockholm Forest Summit on March 6th, 2013.

On February 15, she also met government officials in Recife to discuss reforestation in Pernambuco, Brazil. 

Zambia

WeForest will be planting 228.000 trees in small-scale farming communities in the Luanshya district in Zambia, introducing conservation farming practices and permaculture techniques. 

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