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The Role of Indigenous Communities in Conservation

By Will DeBerry It is easy to think of rainforests in terms of flora and fauna. We can all think about valuable plants and keystone species we are protecting by defending the rainforests from development, but often times we lose sight of the indigenous peoples living...

2021-2030 is Decade of Ecosystem Restoration, UN Announces

by Alistair Jones The Colibri Cloudforest in Peru's Selva Central Just recently, on March 1st, the United Nations declared 2021-2030 the Decade of Ecosystem Restoration. This implementation offers an unparalleled opportunity for job creation, food security and...

The Brazilian Amazon – What will happen under Bolsanaro?

By Alistair Jones The border between Amazon rainforest and deforestation due to agricultural expansion in Brazil. Rainforest Partnership is wary of Brazilian President Bolsonaro's plans to open the Amazon rainforest for business. This move is a push for more jobs and...

Rainforest, Be My Valentine?

By Maitrayee Basu Happy Valentines Day! As members of Rainforest Partnership, we want to share why we LOVE our rainforests and believe saving the lungs of our planet is our top priority. But why should you love our rainforests as much as we do? Well, tropical forests...

Termites: The Rainforest Protector?

By Maitrayee Basu When we think about termites, we know they are bad news. Let me share an anecdote. I lived in a house once that was forty years old in Australia. My mother was walking down our hallway on her heels for an event we were about to leave for. Out of...

From Tree to Shining Sea

Surf’s up, everyone!  It’s time to hug a wave, and show some love to our oceans, so that rainforests—and all who depend on them—can survive and thrive.   Wait?  What? You read that right.  There’s a powerful connection linking rainforests, oceans, our sustainable...