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Notes from the Field: Guatemala's Forest Guardians

by Lucas Wolf, Assistant International Director

Earlier this month, Trees, Water & People (TWP) staff led a Work Tour to several locations in Guatemala, primarily in the southern region of the country. 822 more words

Clean Cookstoves

Measuring time in terms of trees

We started the Woodland Trust recording programme today – a programme that is going to see us take monthly readings for the next 25 years. I say “us” but I’m not sure about the chances of me being here in 2040. 418 more words

Care Farm

Educating community members on climate-smart agriculture strategies

USAID awards grant to FSM college

The U.S. Agency for International Development’s Pacific American Climate Fund awarded a grant to the College of Micronesia-FSM on March 25, 2015, at the Marine and Environmental Research Institute of Pohnpei office. 175 more words

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‘Smart Tree-Invest’ in Viet Nam

‘Smart Tree-Invest’ Promotes Climate-Smart, Tree-Based Agriculture in Viet Nam

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Local government agencies in Viet Nam have expressed support for the ‘Climate-Smart, Tree-Based, Co-Investment in Adaptation and Mitigation in Asia’ (Smart Tree-Invest) project, co-funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the CGIAR Consortium Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry, during a visit from the regional project team from Bogor, Indonesia, that took place from 11-14 March 2014. 69 more words

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Intercropping and agroforestry

 Photo credit: SciDevNet

A video on how integrating agriculture with the natural forest cycle can improve resilience and sustainability.

Farming in the forest in Belize… 82 more words

Desertification

2015 Nursery Availability

Our nursery is open by appointment only.

please call 802-777-3537 – availability is subject to change based on seed germination, weather, and inventory in stock… 333 more words

Nursery

Is the forest an integral part of a human landscape ?

Photo credit: CIFOR

View of the Juruena River, Mato Grosso, Brazil. Icaro Cooke Vieira/CIFOR photo

It’s a forest, not a ‘museum’: What sustainable development means in the tropics…

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