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The man who grew a forest – and you won’t believe how big it is (or who lives there)

Blog entry by Rashini Suriyaarachchi | 12 November, 2015

This is the story of how one person turned a barren sandbar into a forest larger than Central Park in NYC – and how... The post The man who grew a forest – and you won’t believe how big it is (or who lives there) appeared first on ...

Ecoforestry: an alternative for Papua New Guinean forest communities

Feature Story | 31 July, 2013 at 14:45

As logging companies fast-track the harvesting of logs, landowners feel powerless to protect their homes and their precious forests.

Consumer boycott ban: does senator Richard Colbeck hate orangutans?

Feature Story | 25 September, 2013 at 14:10

Tasmanian senator Colbeck wants to introduce a law to prevent boycotts of companies led by environmental groups. Such a move is an extraordinary illiberal attack on consumers' rights

Help us protect PNG's forests

Video | 17 November, 2011 at 17:05

A big scandal is rapidly unfolding in Papua New Guinea. Forests are being stolen and destroyed. Species lost. Communities ripped apart. Help us save these vital forests before they are lost forever. PLEASE DONATE

Licence to kill

Report | 22 October, 2013 at 14:00

As few as 400 tigers are thought to remain in the rainforests of Sumatra, which are vanishing at a staggering rate – a quarter of a million hectares every year. Expansion of oil palm and pulpwood plantations was responsible for nearly two-thirds...