We design gender-equitable, agroecology initiatives aimed at mitigating climate change, alleviating poverty and enhancing biodiversity.
Our commitment to achieving equality of opportunity starts with recognising the important contributions women as decision-makers, educators and stakeholders make towards successful, long-term community development. For our actions to manifest, we sensitise genders working together by encouraging the distribution and sharing of economic resources and responsibilities.
Climate change has been identified as the defining human development issue of our time. While often viewed as a purely scientific and technical phenomenon, we see climate change as a social, economic and political phenomenon with profound implications for social justice and gender equality.
The rights of our farmers and schools go beyond the ownership of trees planted and harvested. We ensure that 60% of carbon and 85% of harvest payments are paid directly to the local community.
We stick to our roots by only planting indigenous and naturalised trees & crops, which turn degraded land into productive, income generating, biodiversity-rich food, medicinal & nutritional farms.
We are a Plan Vivo internationally accredited initiative working towards achieving 13 of the UN SDGs selected below: