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Amazon: Reforest'Action finances the development of edible forests among traditional populations

After an initial phase of setting up nurseries and identifying plots of land to be reforested, the Brazilian reforestation project financed by Reforest'Action and led in the field by the NGO Rioterra continued with the planting of 250,000 trees of 34 different native species, between December 2020 and February 2021, in 5 deforested and abandoned plots of land within the protected reserve of Rio Preto Jacundá.

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Brazil - Amazon - reforestation - local communities - déforestation

Guinea: faced with the disappearance of natural forests, local communities are committed to reforestation

Witnessing massive deforestation and the environmental devastation it causes, village communities are embarking with RENASCEDD, our technical partner based in Conakry, to restore forests in Guinea. Initiated in 2018 with financial support from Reforest'Action, the reforestation project is being conducted on the ground thanks to the commitment of the people who are direct beneficiaries.

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Guinea - mangrove - reforestation - déforestation

Netherlands : a forest stand ravaged by bark beetles

In Markelo, a small town located in the province of Overijssel, east of the Netherlands, a forest plot attacked by bark beetles was successfully reforested. Thanks to our reforest’actors, the stand is now strengthened and composed of diverse hardwood and softwood species.

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Netherlands - Overijssel - Markelo - reforestation - bark beetles - monoculture

South Africa: reforesting the banks of the Breede and Berg rivers

This is one of the new forestry projects financed by Reforest'Action in 2021: led in the field by Breedekloolf Wine and Tourism, the reforestation of the banks of the Breede and Berg rivers, in the south-west of the country, will allow the restoration of an endangered ecosystem by fighting the invasion of exotic vegetation and planting 40 different endemic species. Discover the stakes of the project and a new video shot by our local partner.

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Hemer: stop monoculture, choose diversity in forest stands!

Between December 2020 and March 2021, 7000 trees of various species were planted in Hemer, a community of the German region of Sauerland.

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Germany - Sauerland - reforestation - droughts - heat ways - diversification

Saint-Geyrac: the forest bounces back after the Martin cyclone

In the Dordogne region, south-west of France, the Saint-Geyrac forest has come back to life after two difficult decades. The reforestation project conducted during winter 2020-2021 led to the planting of more than 19,000 trees on 16 damaged plots.

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Reforestation and agroforestry in the Mount Kenya region

In Kenya, the new rainy season, starting in April 2021, is favourable to the resumption of plantations in the Mount Kenya region. The aim of the project is to support local communities in restoring deforested areas of Mount Kenya and to develop agroforestry on their farmland in order to secure their food supply. Currently, 250,000 trees are being planted. Find out more about the project.

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Kenya - Agroforestry - sensibilization - schools - reforestation

Forest of Lipusz: the calm after the storm

In 2017, a storm devastated the northern and western parts of Poland. As a result, nearly 80,000 hectares were ravaged. Three years later, this reforestation intends to restore a heavily affected forest massif situated in the municipality of Lipusz.

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Poland - Europ - storm - reforestation - planting

Reforest’Action joins the Circular Bioeconomy Alliance

Reforest’Action is joining this month the Circular Bioeconomy Alliance to promote a new economic model and to conduct innovative transformation based on the respect of nature and biodiversity. By connecting investors to a large range of stakeholders, the Circular Bioeconomy Alliance offers sustainable solutions and develops new market models.

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The Global Forest Summit: an event to accelerate action for forests

A high-level international event, the Global Forest Summit will be held on March 12. Co-organized by Reforest'Action and the Open Diplomacy Institute, this virtual summit will bring together representatives of international organizations, members of governments, as well as decision-makers from the business world, community leaders and NGOs, to call for joint action in favor of forests and present concrete solutions to accelerate their protection and restoration.

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Global Forest Summit - reforestation - institutions