In mid-February, a Reforest'Action team went to Tanzania to carry out an audit of our reforestation project. The objective of this mission? To exchange with our local partner Friends of Usambara, to monitor the trees already planted in the field, to record environmental, economic and social indicators, and to meet the local communities to continue to develop our project alongside them.
Since 2016, Reforest'Action has been involved alongside the Urku Centre, an Amazonian research institute located in Tarapoto. The project aims to plant trees of various species in agroforestry in the Amazon rainforest. Discover the news of the last few months about our project!
At the end of 2018, Reforest'Action initiated a cashew tree planting programme alongside the local association OJUCAH. More than a year after the launch of the project, all the trees have been planted on the site. A great success achieved thanks to your online planting!
As a company in full development, specialized in reforestation in France and around the world, Reforest'Action is pleased to announce its recent B Corp. certification. In addition to its action, in favor of reforestation, recognized as being of general interest by French law, obtaining this label certifies that Reforest'Action's activities meet the highest standards in terms of social and environmental performances, transparency and responsibility.
As a partner of the 102nd Congress of Mayors and Presidents of French Intercommunalities, Reforest'Action invited the mayors gathered at Porte de Versailles from the 19th to the 21st of November to plant urban forests. The latter provide numerous socio-environmental benefits, starting with the adaptation of cities to climate change.
For its 25th anniversary, the famous train linking Paris to London is reinforcing its environmental commitment with a series of measures aimed in particular at reforesting European forests with Reforest'Action.
In early September, designers and creators from all over the world met in Paris for the Who's Next show. For the first time this year, the show hosted IMPACT, the event for responsible fashion. Reforest'Action was a partner of this event.
As daily spokespersons for environmental news, the media are gradually committing themselves to the climate. Recently, RTL and NRJ, two of France's largest radio stations, have joined forces with Reforest'Action. Their objective: to contribute to the restoration of forests and raise awareness among their listeners.
In mid-September, the first meeting of Reforest'Action's Ethics Committee was held in our offices. This inaugural meeting was an opportunity to review and validate documents related to our governance, ethics and communication.
While Amazonia has been suffering from major fires for several weeks and the G7 has recently offered its assistance to Brazil, Reforest'Action is today launching #ReforestAmazonia, a major reforestation campaign. Objective: reduce deforestation and restore forests degraded by burning in Rondônia State, the most affected by deforestation in the Amazon.