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

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2020: The year ahead with Cool Earth

2020 and the coming decade will be pivotal in the fight against climate breakdown.  In ten years from now, we must be reflecting on how far we have progressed, together. We’re not talking hover cars and coffee machines…

Behind the lens with Cool Earth’s in-house photographer

Avoiding fish-eating snakes. Taping up a leaking kayak. Interviewing in a monsoon. There are rarely two days the same when it comes to working in Cool Earth’s rainforest partnerships. And when it comes to documenting and photographing people and places…

Cool Earth’s SDG Fund

“The SDGs are a framework to integrate people and planet. It’s the first time we have that. The rainforests are fundamental to the development agenda we must follow which is why I put my bets on Cool…

Remembering Sir Michael Uren

Sir Michael Uren OBE, engineer, industrialist and one of Britain’s leading philanthropists, has died at the age of 95. It is a reflection of Britain’s hidden and sparse culture of philanthropy that Sir Michael Uren is not a household name.

Small but vital: Rainforest insect populations

Humanity has wiped out 60% of mammals, birds, fish and reptiles since 1970. But this terrifying statistic ignores the invertebrates. This army of insects makes up over two-thirds of terrestrial species and supports every living thing. Insects are not just…

Cool Earth’s Research Partners

Cool Earth is an organisation that is continually evaluating and learning. Part of this process is partnering with experts to improve and refine the ways we work. For our current researchers, visit our Impact page.  Deforestation Forecasting Dr Seth…

Cool Earth welcomes new trustees and ambassadors to the team

Cool Earth is delighted to welcome Samantha Cohen, former advisor to the Royal Household, as co-chair of its Board of Trustees. Alongside Samantha, Professor Johan Rockström the world’s leading climate scientist will join Cool Earth as a Trustee.