“The Earth is our travel companion”

It’s the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem, and planting is in full swing at our project sites in Senegal. With local partner Oceanium, we’re replanting over 7000 hectares of mangroves in the first three-year phase and eventually 16,000 hectares in what’s hoped to become the largest carbon-certified mangrove project in the world. Check out our new Senegal project video!

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Mangroves projects on Ubani TV

Our mangroves projects with Oceanium – and WeForest’s Senegal Manager Germaine Ebong – appear on online television channel Ubani TV, which is run by young people from the country’s Ziguinchor region.

Rain starts play

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It’s the start of the rainy season in Amhara, Ethiopia – which means that planting is starting. In this video Aklilu, WeForest’s Country Director in Ethiopia, presents some of the tree species that the workers are transplanting to the fields – all respecting social distancing, of course. 

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