We collaborate with indigenous and other local communities to co-create and realize new methods of conservation that honor the interdependent relationship of the forest and its peoples — and protect both.
Accomplishments by the numbers
0million acres of indigenous reserve expansions and creations
0million acres under improved sustainable management
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Learn more about the areas we work in, how we partner with local communities, and what we do to protect the rainforest.
Lands of Freedom
The oral history and cultural heritage of the Matawai Maroons in Suriname
The Amazonian Travels of Richard Evans Schultes
Explore magical landscapes and indigenous cultures of the Amazon.
Legalization of Indigenous Territories in Colombia
Advances in the Consolidation of Biocultural Corridors.
Amazon Gold Rush: Gold Mining in Suriname
Learn about impacts of Suriname's primary driver of deforestation.
From logging to reforestation: how the peasant farmers of Colombia’s Bajo Caguán region changed
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