Cool Earth works with rainforest communities to halt deforestation and its impact on climate change.
Effective conservation is only possible when local people who are uniquely suited to manage and protect rainforest are put first.
With a regular gift, you can make a difference all year round.
Until now, remote rainforest communities have kept the virus at bay, with many indigenous communities closing their territories.
But nearby roads have made this hard to maintain. Extractive industries continue to exploit the surrounding forest, ignoring safety protocol and increasing the risk of the virus spreading.