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Climate change is the biggest problem facing our planet. Luckily, protecting rainforest is the best solution we have to slowing down global warming
It’s easy to look back on last year as a bit of a disaster, but there were lots of good…Ten good news stories for the planet
Nearly 300 representatives of the Amazon rainforest’s indigenous people were in Lima last week with a clear message: their land…land rights and climate change
Securing the land rights of indigenous people is crucial to keeping global temperature rises below the agreed threshold. Community forest…Indigenous rights are crucial to the Paris climate agreement
Giving indigenous people legal rights to their land is one of the most cost-effective ways to protect South America’s endangered…The cheapest way to save rainforest?
A unique five-year experiment has shown that tall healthy trees share carbon with trees of different species. Underneath the soil…The Carbon Exchange
The World Health Organisation estimates that by 2030 an additional 250,000 people will die each year due to the effects…Cool Earth is the most cost effective charity working on mitigating climate change
Big animals spread the biggest seeds, which in turn grow into the biggest trees. Some seeds are spread exclusively by…Disappearing animals strike a blow to forest carbon
For thousands of people living in the Solomon Islands, close to Cool Earth’s Orangerie Bay partnership in Papua New Guinea,…What happens when your home disappears into the sea?
Representatives of six African nations, alongside countries from the EU, the World Bank, and specialised UN agencies, have announced an…An international effort to save forest in the Congo