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Panel explores opportunities for trillion trees campaign to unlock forest potential

A panel of experts including EII Executive Director Dan Nepstad convened Wednesday to discuss the role of forests in reducing carbon emissions and slowing global warming. The panel comes amid heightened attention on forests reflected in global ...

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A message to our partners and friends on COVID-19

Earth Innovation Institute has been carefully tracking developments with regard to the spread of the novel Coronavirus. We have taken steps to minimize its spread, suspending all in-person activities that do not follow regional guidelines advising ...

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Women entrepreneurs share experiences in low-emission development at Acre workshop

Sara Hurtado is the founder of Peruna, a company based in Madre de Dios, Peru that sells edibles made from locally harvested Brazil nuts. After three decades struggling to grow her business, the pioneering entrepreneur only recently acquired the ...

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Workshop focuses on greater support for indigenous communities in tropical forest protection

The Global Committee for Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities (IP/LC) gathered last week in Oaxaca, Mexico to strategize on ways to increase collaboration among and between IP/LC groups and local governments on climate action. Topics ...

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Darrel Webber, former head of RSPO, to lead EII’s Tropical Forest Champions initiative

Darrel Webber, former CEO of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), has stepped into his new role as managing director of Global Forest Strategies at Earth Innovation Institute, where he will lead EII's Tropical Forest Champions ...

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