Press Releases

Report demonstrates the effectiveness of sustainable certification as a tool to transform land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. What? A media webinar to present the impact...

October 4, 2012

To let consumers know how they can support a healthier future for people and the planet, the Rainforest Alliance will launch its second annual Follow the Frog Week September 17 through 23. This week...

September 17, 2012

First to achieve validation for a CarbonFix project in North America The Rainforest Alliance has validated an afforestation project of CO2 Environment to the standards of CarbonFix, making the...

July 31, 2012

Tensie Whelan, president of the international sustainability nonprofit the Rainforest Alliance, has been chosen as a recipient of the 2012 James Beard Foundation Leadership Award -- recognizing...

July 25, 2012

On July 3, 2012, Rainforest Alliance, Max Havelaar and UTZ Certified advised the State Secretary for Infrastructure and the Environment on the additional social conditions of the sustainable...

July 6, 2012

A group of four ranches in Brazil recently became the first in the world to earn Rainforest Alliance certification for sustainable cattle production. The ranches, all belonging to the group Fazendas...

June 19, 2012

The Paiter Suruí -- an indigenous tribe in the Brazilian Amazon -- has become the first indigenous group to receive validation under two emerging global carbon market standards, designed to ensure...

June 4, 2012

The Rainforest Alliance, an international sustainability nonprofit, is proud to announce the companies that will receive Sustainable Standard-Setter awards on May 16 at a gala event in New York City...

May 15, 2012

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