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World Bee Day 2021

Today is Bee Day. We could have rattled off countless, eye-roll worthy puns, jokes and wordplay, but where would that get us? You wouldn’t know about Cool Earth beekeeping projects happening globally right now or the hives that get people…

Meet Drocila:

Keeping Awajún stories, and forest, alive.

Forest Faena

Faena are a long-held tradition in Awajún culture. They are public work days where the community leader gathers everyone together to work on a task that will benefit the village. Recently, all the dads in a village in the Urakuza…

The impact of energy efficient stoves in Lubutu

Cool Earth has funded a community-led project in the community of Lubutu looking at reducing fuelwood use by introducing energy efficient stoves. Now this project is complete, 483 stoves have been built, and Cool Earth can present some…

Growing the future in DR Congo

Our partner communities in Lubutu face impossible choices. They are determined to keep their most precious resource intact. But they also need to feed their families and develop income streams.

What is a basic necessity?

In the rainforest, basic necessities can often differ from what we traditionally see as essential in our daily lives. Items like a wooden canoe to transport children to school is a far cry from the vehicles we often rely on…

A stitch in time

We used to make clothes and sell them in nearby villages. With sewing machines that were kindly donated by Brother, we’ll be able to start again. This time, we will also start a savings and loans group so that we…