Residents of the village of Rumbia in Sulawesi, Indonesia are standing firm and opting not to plant oil palm, despite repeated advances over many years from companies and pressure from local govern
A recent forum held in Bali, Indonesia has resulted in the signing of an agreement between the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources and the World Agroforestry Centre to further research on sust
An article in the Standard shows how Kenyan farmers are benefiting from diversity on their farms.
The ‘Hassan Rural Biofuel Model’ is spreading fast in India, reducing the dependence on imported fossil fuels to meet energy needs.
Consistently higher crops yields have been found using sustainable agriculture practices versus conventional practices, reports an article on the website of the Chicago Council on Global Affair
“India has the most progressive agroforestry policy in the world,’’ said Tony Simons, Director General of the World Agroforestry Centre.
Each year the Social Good Summit includes events across the globe which examine the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives around the world.
The pro-active role of business in meeting the Sustainable Development Goals and shaping the COP21 Paris climate talks, especially in relation to deforestation, is highlighted in an article on
The dramatic rise in cocoa production in Côte d’Ivoire has had a negative effect on the environment, in particular destruction of native forests.
Footwear company, Timberland, has launched a documentary profiling its work in Haiti with the Smallholder Farmers Alliance (SFA) to create a large-scale, self-sustaining agroforestry program owned