Expert Perspectives / Tensie Whelan

Welcome to the Rainforest Alliance’s New Home

Last night, the Rainforest Alliance team welcomed donors, supporters, partners and friends to come visit us in our new headquarters within the historic Woolworth Building. Guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres, drinks and good company–plus a warm welcome speech from our president Tensie Whelan. Here, we share her words of welcome. The Rainforest Alliance’s new headquarters in … Continue reading

Expert Perspectives / Rainforest Alliance / Tensie Whelan

From the President: What’s in Store for 2013?

This piece by Rainforest Alliance president Tensie Whelan has been reprinted with permission from The Guardian. [Well,] the Mayans got it wrong, and we are still here in 2013, [but] the move to a more sustainable world will be slowed by continued economic and political turmoil (the former in Europe, China and America and the latter in … Continue reading