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.
Birding travel, or avitourism, contributes to bird conservation in several ways. Luckily, quite a few bird enthusiasts are willing to travel far and wide for the chance to see these beautiful creatures in their natural habitats.
A new report released by the World Resources Institute analyzes a potential solution to rampant deforestation: securing land rights for indigenous communities.
Investing in sustainable cocoa farming is crucial to ensuring a steady cocoa supply for the world’s chocolate industry and to improving the livelihoods of farmers in Côte d’Ivoire.
A family of rare crested eagles has settled in the Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve, a lush, species-rich swath of the Amazon and Ecuador’s second largest protected area. The threatened crested eagle is a rare sight in Ecuador—in fact, the newly identified nest is one of only three known to exist in the entire country.