The Dieback Scenario

The Dieback Scenario

Why our work matters in the context of the Brazilian Amazon fires If you’ve been keeping up with the fires in the Amazon, chances are you’ve seen a reference to the term “dieback” somewhere along the way. This term has become shorthand for a scenario in which...
The Solution is Local

The Solution is Local

We’ll be the first to admit that Texas doesn’t necessarily conjure images of the rainforest in most peoples’ imaginations (at least not these days), so it may seem strange to have a nonprofit such as Rainforest Partnership headquartered in the state capital while...
International Day of World’s Indigenous Peoples

International Day of World’s Indigenous Peoples

This Friday is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People, and if you happen to be in New York you should absolutely check it out! The days marks the inaugural session of the Working Group on Indigenous Population within the United Nations in 1982. The...
UN Biodiversity Report

UN Biodiversity Report

You may have heard about the UN’s sustainable development goals, which broadly categorize and rank the issues and challenges associated with sustainable development. Unfortunately, continuing negative environmental trends hinder progress and dampen success in other...