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The Lumineers release cover of Blue Christmas in aid of Cool Earth

After performing a cover of “Blue Christmas” last week at the White House, The Lumineers have released the track to download.…

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The Lumineers release cover of Blue Christmas in aid of Cool Earth
Caught on Camera: Peru

Jaime and Andy are our biodiversity monitors in Peru. As well as footage of a rare eagle, they’ve been sending…

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Caught on Camera: Peru
land rights and climate change

Nearly 300 representatives of the Amazon rainforest’s indigenous people were in Lima last week with a clear message: their land…

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land rights and climate change
Rare eagle in Cool Earth's Asháninka Partnership

Part of the monitoring and evaluation of Cool Earth’s partnerships involves setting camera traps and monitoring biodiversity in the forest.…

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Rare eagle in Cool Earth’s Asháninka Partnership
A village in Cool Earth's Lubutu Partnership in DR Congo

Deforestation rates in DR Congo are increasing, releasing huge amounts of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Recent research has found that…

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REDD+ failing to stop deforestation in DRC
Brazil rainforest destruction

Deforestation from Oil Palm plantations is something you might be used to hearing about in Papua New Guinea, not the…

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Palm Oil in Peru:
a New Threat
Wabuamri Village community association with Forest Protection Agreement | Cool Earth

Securing the land rights of indigenous people is crucial to keeping global temperature rises below the agreed threshold. Community forest…

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Indigenous rights are crucial to the Paris climate agreement
Tippy tap grid of images from Peru | Cool Earth

We’ve just received the brilliant news that thanks to you our Asháninka partners have built 105 tippy taps. That means 105…

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105 tippy taps and counting
The cheapest way to save rainforest?

Giving indigenous people legal rights to their land is one of the most cost-effective ways to protect South America’s endangered…

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The cheapest way to save rainforest?
A new team member in the Awajún

This week Cool Earth’s Peru team welcomed a new team member. Ruth Huamán will be working in our Awajún partnership…

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A new team member in the Awajún
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