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women showcasing their jewellery

This month we checked in with the AMARNO women’s association in Cool Earth’s Awajún partnership in northern Peru. What started…

An AMARNO update
vanilla vine papua new guinea

Onion and vanilla are two flavours you’d never want to find together. But in Papua New Guinea they are natural…

The Papuan gardeners using their onions
Fancy a cup of rainforest saving coffee?

Rainforest is protected when the people living there are earning enough to turn the loggers away. The funds that you…

Fancy a cup of rainforest saving coffee?
How chocolate is saving the rainforest

Cool Earth’s Asháninka partners in Peru have a surprising weapon in the fight against loggers: chocolate. In Peru’s Ene Valley, a…

How chocolate is saving the rainforest
Empowering women and saving rainforest in the Awajún

AMARNO are a group of inspirational women in Cool Earth’s Awajún partnership who are saving rainforest with their artisan jewellery. “We used to…

Empowering women and saving rainforest in the Awajún
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
awajun woman in front of rainforest river

AMARNO was born as a group of mothers who used to cook together. They are now Peru’s most skilled artisans.…

The AMARNO Story
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How jewellery made by Peruvian artisans is saving the rainforest.

Made with Love
Gifts from the forest: a Cool Earth Countdown

In December 2014 we counted down the days to Christmas by showcasing the gifts the rainforest gives. From food, medicine,…

Gifts from the Forest: A Cool Earth Christmas Countdown
awajun woman in front of rainforest river

Meet Esther, the artisan that is saving the Amazon. Esther Tuesta Ykanam is from the Awajún tribe in northern Peru.…

The Rainforest’s Best Friend
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