An aerial image of a sunrise over tropical rainforest in Cambodia.

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We see incredible climate action take place in rainforest around the world each and every day. Find stories and news that can inspire your own climate action now.

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Woman and the changing climate

Climate change discussion has too often been a battle. Between scientists and sceptics, lobbyists and deniers, the poor and the wealthy. It’s stalling effective climate action. It also means that the world’s poorest and most marginalised are being left out…

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Keeping Awajún stories, and forest, alive.

International Women’s Day – #PushForProgress

Cool Earth knows there’s a direct link between empowered communities and reduced deforestation. But without equality, social and economic growth for women is often slow. That’s why we’re focusing on the women in our rainforest partnerships. From setting up healthcare…

Deforestation is Sexist

If a girl is born into poverty, every aspect of her life is harder than her male counterpart.[footnote ftnt_no=”1″] That’s because poverty is sexist. For Cool Earth, women’s health and prosperity is integral to our success. Women are key in…

A simple solution to sickness

I trained as a midwife and I especially enjoy learning about how to care for sick children. Bronchitis, diarrhoea and anaemia are the biggest health problems in Camantavishi, and children are especially affected. I was sad to see how many…

Glorious Mud

In our Lubutu partnership in the Democratic Republic of Congo, mud stoves may be the answer to saving forest and empowering women at the same time. Wood used for fuel, up to 2,000 tonnes every year just in this…