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How the desert feeds the forest

What links Saharan dust and ecosystems in the Amazon? The Amazon rainforest and the Sahara are two of the most…

How the desert feeds the forest
Gifts from the forest: a Cool Earth Countdown

In December 2014 we counted down the days to Christmas by showcasing the gifts the rainforest gives. From food, medicine,…

Gifts from the Forest: A Cool Earth Christmas Countdown
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Thanks to our supporters, 2014 has been a fantastic year for Cool Earth. These are just eight of our achievements…

2014: A Year in the Rainforest
Dilwyn Jenkins 1957-2014

It is with huge sadness that we announce the death of Dilwyn Jenkins, our extraordinary Project Manager for Peru and…

Dilwyn Jenkins 1957-2014
The Forest Gives Everything Day 2

For rainforest villages, the forest gives life. For Cool Earth’s partner villages, the forest gives everything. It gives shelter. It…

The Forest Gives Everything
PERU FOURTH MOST DANGEROUS COUNTRY FOR ENVIRONMENTALISTS

At least 57 environmental activists have been killed in the last 12 years, the vast majority by police and military…

PERU FOURTH MOST DANGEROUS COUNTRY FOR ENVIRONMENTALISTS
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Cool Earth’s Projects Manager, Kitty Jenkin, on her trip to the Amazon as part of their Rainforest Lifelines campaign. “I…

A Trip to the Awajún
Strong Village, Safe Forest

Cool Earth visits their new rainforest school. Cool Earth prides itself on a unique conservation model – putting local people…

Strong Village, Safe Forest
Rainforest X Factor

Anthony from Cutivireni village shows Cool Earth how it’s done.

Rainforest X Factor
awajun woman in front of rainforest river

Meet Esther, the artisan that is saving the Amazon. Esther Tuesta Ykanam is from the Awajún tribe in northern Peru.…

The Rainforest’s Best Friend
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