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The need to reduce greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, particularly those emitted when lands are deforested, has prompted the growth of carbon forestry programs worldwide. Independent, third-party...

March 30, 2009

For the people of southwestern Morocco, the argan tree (Argania spinosa) is more than a provider of shade -- though with an average height of 22 to 30 feet, it certainly casts a shadow. Within the...

March 3, 2009

Hotels that signed on with the Rainforest Alliance to execute new study released by the Rainforest Alliance. In a period of 18 months, five hotels in the Sarapiquí region in northern Costa Rica...

February 4, 2009

Ojon Corporation, a Canadian beauty care company within the Estée Lauder Companies, has enlisted the help of the Rainforest Alliance in working with indigenous groups producing natural beauty...

January 28, 2009

The Rainforest Alliance's SmartWood program announced today its certification of the largest forest management group ever to be certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC). The Wisconsin...

December 19, 2008

Chris Wille, director of sustainable agriculture for the Rainforest Alliance, was one of ten people named as an Ethical Leader of 2008 by Ethical Corporation magazine. Other individuals named...

December 2, 2008

When considering what to give family and friends this holiday season, consider gifts that give back to everyone’s favorite family member: Mother Nature. Rainforest Alliance and Forest Stewardship...

November 26, 2008

"Imagine a 21st century green revolution for agriculture that, unlike its 20th century forerunner, does not depend on petrochemicals, deforestation and enormous inputs of water to fuel its growth,...

November 14, 2008

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