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EII’s Dan Nepstad Awarded the 13th Annual Chico Mendes Prize

Earth Innovation Institute Executive Director, Dan Nepstad, was awarded the Chico Mendes de Florestania Prize, at a ceremony in Rio Branco, Brazil yesterday. The prize, awarded annually since 2004 by the Elias Mansour Foundation, recognizes those ...

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New study highlights the need for building farmer groups and providing land certificates to improve the sustainability and profitability of smallholder farming

A new study highlights the need to ensure that smallholder oil palm farmers receive support to ensure they are farming legally, productively and sustainably. The report was published by Institut Penelitian Inovasi Bumi (INOBU), the Indonesian sister ...

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Earth Innovation Institute launches the Produce and Protect Platform

Online interface links commodities buyers with sustainable producer regions Earth Innovation Institute unveiled the first global exchange for sourcing sustainable commodities by jurisdiction at the Global Landscapes Forum in Morocco today. The ...

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Can Brazil Have Its Food and Its Forests Too?

In a new National Geographic article accompanying the "Years of Living Dangerously" documentary series on climate change, Executive Director Dan Nepstad highlights our jurisdictional approach to sustainability: working with multiple stakeholders to ...

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Earth Innovation Institute at COP 22

Earth Innovation Institute (EII) kicked off its participation in the UN Climate Change Conference (COP22) this week with a screening of their new short film, The Story of SISA, at an Indigenous Pavilion event organized by the Alianza Mesoamericana ...

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