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Earth Policy
Earth Policy

"Today, more than ever, we need political leaders who can see the big picture, who understand the relationship between the economy and its environmental support systems." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 3.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization

United Nations Decade on Biodiversity 2011-2020
United Nations Decade on Biodiversity 2011-2020

The United Nations Decade on Biodiversity will serve to support and promote implementation of the objectives of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity and the Aichi Biodiversity Targets. In short, it promotes action!

Events and activities taking place during the Decade are listed in the Calendar of Events. We invite you to organise an event or activity in your area to raise awareness about the importance of biodiversity. Here, you can advertise your event and make it accessible to everyone. 

Forest Ethics
Forest Ethics

For almost ten years, our critics told us there was no way we could bring corporations, indigenous groups, logging companies and other environmental groups together to get the British Columbia government to protect the Great Bear Rainforest.

Global Justice ECOLOGY
Global Justice ECOLOGY

Global Justice Ecology Project explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction and economic domination with the aim of building bridges between social justice, environmental justice and ecological justice groups to strengthen their collective efforts. Within this framework, our programs focus on Indigenous Peoples' rights, protection of native forests and climate justice. We use the issue of climate change to demonstrate these interconnections. Global Justice Ecology Project is the North American Focal Point of the Global Forest Coalition.

Global Forest Coalition
Global Forest Coalition

The Global Forest Coalition supports and coordinates joint NGO/IPO campaigns for socially just and effective forest policy and the rights of Indigenous and other forest peoples.

Client EARTH
Client EARTH

Client EARTH is an organisation of activist lawyers wworking for the environment in the public interest...

FERN- keeps an eye on the EU's involvement in Forests
FERN- keeps an eye on the EU's involvement in Forests

FERN is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) created in 1995 to keep track of the European Union’s involvement in forests and coordinate NGO activities at the European level. Our work centres on forests and forest peoples’ rights and the issues that affect them such as trade and investment and climate change. All of our work is done in close collaboration with social and environmental organisations and movements across the world. The name FERN was chosen because ferns are one of the few species that grow in all forests

International Tiger Forum
International Tiger Forum

Within days of the International Tiger Forum, held in Saint Petersburg, the Russian Federation, from 21 to 24 November 2010 (http://www.tigersummit.ru/eng/index), tiger range States are demonstrating their commitment to combating illegal trade in tigers and working with the international community.

Agroforestry - So what has agroforestry got to do with forests?
Agroforestry - So what has agroforestry got to do with forests?

Everyone knows what a forest is, but what has agroforestry got to do with forests? In fact, what exactly is agroforestry? Agroforestry means incorporating trees into farms. As forests shrink, trees on farms become all the more important.

Concern Worldwide
Concern Worldwide

Concern Worldwide works with the poorest people in the poorest countries of the world to enable them to transform their lives.

Worldwide Fund for Nature
Worldwide Fund for Nature

WWF's panda logo is recognised worldwide as a symbol of conservation and sustainable development, but how much do you know about us? Here's your chance to find out more:

Development Education Ireland
Development Education Ireland

A development and human rights education resource maintained by a consortium of organisations based in Ireland, including: 80:20 Educating & Acting for a Better World, Aidlink, Concern Worldwide, Irish Aid, National Youth Council of Ireland, Self-Help Africa.

Forest Stewardship Council
Forest Stewardship Council

FSC is an independent, non-governmental, not-for-profit organization established to promote the responsible management of the world’s forests.

Rainforest Alliance
Rainforest Alliance

The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.

Greenpeace
Greenpeace

Greenpeace exists because this fragile earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action.

Education for Sustainable Development
Education for Sustainable Development

Education is one of UNESCO’s principal fields of activities. Since its creation in 1945, the Organization has worked to improve education worldwide believing it to be key to social and economic development.

Just Music
http://www.justmusic.ie

Sound and Fair
FSC-certified wood for musical instrument makers
http://www.soundandfair.org/

The Ebony & Ivory Project
http://www.thesoundofwood.com

Illegal Logging
http://www.illegal-logging.info/

Single Planet Living
http://www.singleplanetliving.com/

Rights & Resources
http://www.rightsandresources.org/

Global Witness
http://www.globalwitness.org/

The Climate Tree
http://www.theclimatetree.org/

EarthTRENDS
http://earthtrends.wri.org/updates/node/325

FERN
http://www.fern.org/

The Forest Trust (TFT)
http://www.tropicalforesttrust.com/

Millennium Development Goals
http://www.developmentgoals.org/

Education for Sustainable Development
http://www.unesco.org/en/education

Greenwatch-UGANDA
http://www.greenwatch.or.ug/

Development Education Ireland
http://www.developmenteducation.ie/

Kilimanyika- Environment and Development
http://www.kilimanyika.com

Mpingo Conservation
FSC-certifiedwood for musical instrument makers
www.mpingoconservation.org

EIL - Intercultural Learning
http://www.eilireland.org/

Rainforest Alliance
http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/

Greenpeace
http://www.greenpeace.org/

Forest Stewardship Council
http://www.fsc.org/

Worldwide Fund for Nature
http://www.wwf.org/

Notice Nature
http://www.noticenature.ie/

Rainforest Action Network (RAN)
http://www.ran.org/

The Prince's Rainforests Projects
http://www.rainforestsos.org/

Environment Africa Trust (EAT)
http://www.environmentafricatrust.org.uk/

Tanzania Natural Resources Forum
http://www.tnrf.org/

Tanzania Ministry of Natural resources -Forestry
http://nfp.co.tz/

Rainforest Portal
http://www.rainforestportal.org/

United Nations Environment Programme
http://www.unep.org/

Forest Transparency International
http://www.foresttransparency.info

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