A review of the past developments and future challenges facing public and private sector forest-related legality verification and certification initiatives.
An economic impact study of five tourism businesses in Granada, Nicaragua, shows that sustainable tourism provides quality employment, promotes gender equity and benefits the local economy.
The Rainforest Alliance believes that a global movement toward renewable, more sustainable energy supplies is not an option -- it is a must.
An analysis of the degree to which forest certification has positive impacts on biodiversity in temperate, boreal, and tropical forests.
Focused on forestry, this study is part of a larger effort to understand the impacts of our global certification work using 'indicators' collected from certified operations.