WE HAVE PROTECTED
28 MILLION ACRES OF RAINFOREST
WITH YOUR HELP
WE CAN PROTECT 28 MILLION MORE!
We support indigenous leaders as they assert their rights with local & national policy makers.We provide indigenous peoples & local NGOs with the legal and technical support necessary to analyze programs and policies that affect their communities & define their priorities. We share information about climate change science, indigenous rights & international policy.
We partner with indigenous communities to help them obtain legal rights to their ancestral lands. We train communities to use technology to protect the rainforest for future generations. We provide legal & technical support, including: mapping & documenting land claims. We train leaders to navigate administrative and legal procedures & negotiate effectively with government officials.
We develop and implement customized community training strategies, workshops, and tools, ensuring that communities are administratively and financially prepared to manage successful social and economic development projects. We aid communities in formalizing their traditional governance practices to ensure they are respected by the State.
BECOME A RAINFOREST DEFENDER
- Equips a community with a solar charger for a GPS enabled phone that helps them map their lands and protect their rainforest from illegal loggers!
- Provides transportation for an indigenous leader to meet with government officials to demand justice for her community and the rainforest!
- Funds a local environmental monitor to document oil spills and illegal mining that contaminates the water supply!