Taking a break from our World Cup coverage, we are thrilled to announce that the first pomegranate producer in Latin America (and the second in the world) has achieved Rainforest Alliance certification.
Having become the first ever farm group growing the sugar substitute stevia to gain Rainforest Alliance certification at the end of last year, Sebastiaan Saverys from the Stevia One Peru SAC, which includes three farms, tells us more about his sustainably sweet success.
In celebration of the International Year of Forests, we are highlighting those individuals, communities and businesses actively safeguarding the lungs of the planet.
Welcome to the next instalment of journalist, Richard Lofthouse’s guest blog about his trip to the Amazon with the Rainforest Alliance… One of the finest eco-Lodges in the area is Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica, which opened in 1975 and has become a beacon of best-practice for the all important question: what is an eco-Lodge? I was …