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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…

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…

Palm Oil in Peru:
a New Threat
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…

The cheapest way to save rainforest?
Cool Earth is the most cost effective charity working on mitigating climate change

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
ashaninka group underneath hut in rainforest

Strong community land rights help to mitigate climate change, and could prevent 27.2 million hectares of deforestation. That’s an area…

Community
Rainforest canopy

Without immediate action, 170 million hectares of at-risk forest will be destroyed in the next 15 years.

Deforestation Fronts: Fighting to save our Remaining Rainforest
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We’ve fully funded our project on the River Madeira in the Brazilian Amazon.

Completed Project: Madeira Project, Brazilian Amazon
Saving the rainforest with eBay

What’s the best deal you’ve ever got on eBay? Perhaps a great phone? A designer jacket for only £30? Maybe…

Saving the rainforest with eBay
Running out of Wilderness

20% of the world’s forests are a football field away from the edge.

Running out of Wilderness
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