Citing some of our work in Guatemala, this report argues that resource management springing from genuine community demand can nurture enterprises that generate considerable income and improve local ecosystems.
This book explores the challenges of environmental protection and development. Includes a chapter by Rainforest Alliance president Tensie Whelan on conserving biodiversity and ensuring sustainable livelihoods.
The Rainforest Alliance is helping to arrest the major drivers of deforestation and environmental destruction. In our 2008 Annual Report, we provide a comprehensive overview of our on-the-ground work and detailed financial information.