Today’s blog comes from our Education Program Manager, Maria Ghiso, following a recent trip to work with teachers in Mexico.
Last month in New York City, the Rainforest Alliance participated in the U.N. Climate Summit. Here is our top ten list of hopeful and ambitious outcomes from Climate Week.
When you select goods and services bearing the Rainforest Alliance Certified™ seal, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) logo or Rainforest Alliance Verified™ mark, you know that you are contributing to sustainable land management, which means that forest ecosystems are restored or kept intact and can absorb the greenhouse gases that lead to climate change. 2013 saw real growth in our climate change work.
To mark International Day of the World’s Indigenous People, today’s blog looks at the importance of securing land rights for indigenous communities as a potential solution to rampant deforestation.