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Building a legacy of trust to commemorate Earth Day

On this 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, our hearts go out to all of those people on the front lines of the fight to limit the human losses caused by the COVID 19 pandemic! We celebrate the Earth as we mourn the degradation of her forests and ...

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Acre’s women farmers launch online delivery service in response to coronavirus lockdown

When Geovana Castelo attended an annual workshop for women farmers in the Brazilian state of Acre last month, she could not have predicted that days later the world would be turned upside down by the coronavirus. Or that a nascent idea for an online ...

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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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