Last month in New York City, the Rainforest Alliance participated in the U.N. Climate Summit, an important prelude to the Conference of Parties meeting that will take place in Paris in December 2015, when key players will negotiate on a new climate agreement.
The seven animals featured here represent only a tiny fraction of those threatened by what scientists call the earth’s sixth mass extinction. Find out more about our work to protect the habitats of these magical—and vital—creatures.
Rainforests are our best defense against climate change—but they’re being destroyed at a stunning rate. This video uses satellite imagery to reveal the scale of devastation of the Amazon.
One of our favorite earth-positive trends is upcycling, the practice of using discarded materials to create something new and fabulous. Good for the environment, good for style—a win-win in our book. Check out these Rainforest Alliance-inspired examples!
It’s a cruel irony that those of us who care deeply about the environment are often the same people who love visiting far-off corners of the planet—the thought of generating more greenhouse gas emissions to reach those destinations can put a damper on our dreams of adventure.