Press Releases

The Rainforest Alliance's SmartWood program announced today that Rondobel, a timber company operating in the state of Pará, Brazil, has become the first company in Latin America to meet Rainforest...

October 13, 2010

For the first time, there is an approved methodology for measuring the greenhouse gas emissions avoided through the conservation of peat swamp forests. The new methodology is primarily focused on...

September 14, 2010

The Rainforest Alliance, an international conservation organization, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) -- through the Environmental and Labor Excellence Program for...

August 31, 2010

Rainforest Alliance President Tensie Whelan joined Nestlé CEO Paul Bulcke today in Mexico City to announce an ambitious new initiative to increase sustainable coffee production and make sustainable...

August 27, 2010

Savvy travelers looking for sustainable vacation options in Latin America and the Caribbean can now find them by visiting SustainableTrip.org, an online search tool launched today by the Rainforest...

July 14, 2010

The Rainforest Alliance today released its new verification mark to recognize businesses and projects that have achieved significant and measurable sustainability milestones. The new mark is...

June 23, 2010

One of the biggest tourism developments in Mexico just said "yes" to sustainable tourism: the Mayakoba hotel complex, located on the Mayan Riviera's warm beaches along the Caribbean Sea. Three of...

June 22, 2010

The Rainforest Alliance, an international nonprofit organization focused on sustainable farming, forestry and tourism, names the 2010 honorees for its annual gala on May 12 at the American Museum of...

May 10, 2010

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