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Brazil nurseries are in full swing
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The community-based nurseries in Pontal do Paranapanema are working intensively to produce the thousands of seedlings that will be used in the next areas
14 October 2016Project NewsBrazil
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Selfies in the forest
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Every tree we plant helps to cool our earth. In Brazil’s Atlantic Forest, our trees also provide habitat for a plethora of native fauna. This 
11 October 2016Project NewsBrazil
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Bees for Trees
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Lately, there has been a lot of talk about bees. This isn’t surprising, given that they are declining at an alarming rate worldwide and their disappearance
10 October 2016Project NewsZambia
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Good news for south america's terrestrial hippo
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  At the beginning of this year, we were thrilled to see lowland tapir (Tapirus terrestris) at our project site in Brazil. Tapirs have an unusual
26 August 2016Project NewsBrazil
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People and planet
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Few conservationists would argue that rural people are perfect conservation allies and fewer still would argue that a forest full of people is a forest empty
24 August 2016Project NewsEthiopia Seret
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DARE TO INVENT THE FUTURE; THOMAS SANKARA AND HIS PLAN TO SAVE THE FOREST
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Located in the heart of West Africa, Burkina Faso is a landlocked country with a dry and arid climate. Despite its dry climate, it was the leading cotton
23 August 2016Project NewsBurkina Faso
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Trees and their impact on water availability in drylands
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If you have ever been to drylands such as to Burkina Faso you might have seen that forests there do not have the densest tree cover. Have you ever wondered
18 August 2016Project NewsBurkina Faso
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Making schools greener
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The support of local people in resisting logging and conserving forests is a crucial challenge to deforestation. Environmental projects throughout
17 August 2016Project NewsEthiopia Amhara
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Technology meets restoration
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Innovative technology is fast being recognized as an extremely valuable tool to improve efficiency and outcomes of environmental projects. In Zambia we
15 August 2016Project NewsZambia
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Women's fruit tree nursery scheme underway
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As of this week, the first stages of our fruit tree nursery scheme in Zambia are underway. Our planting partner is busy training 40 women to set up their own
15 August 2016Project NewsZambia
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Women in charge
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Across all WeForest projects women are empowered through income generation and entrepreneurship. At our community-based tree nurseries in Brazil’s Pontal do
12 August 2016Project NewsBrazil
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Feeding families and preserving forests
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Hunger is a problem for people and planet. It puts immense pressure on our forests, which are cleared to harvest food, farm crops, raise livestock and
9 August 2016Project NewsEthiopia Amhara