tag: forests

  • Coming up soon: our second reforestation project!

    We dedicated the latest months to develop the framework for our second reforestation project, an ambitious proposal which makes a lot of sense. Are you ready to learn more about it? Just keep reading and share your thoughts with us! Thousands of cacao, avocado and mandarine trees will be planted...

  • Saving the forests: is "banning" the right solution?

    In many tropical forest countries, deforestation is caused by family farming. In Madagascar for instance, farmers cut down and burn the forest to plant rice as the burning of trees help fertilize the soil. However, this agricultural technique is not sustainable in the long run: the more the population increase,...

  • Social entrepreneurship can bring sustainable development to Madagascar

    For our first reforestation project we chose the island nation of Madagascar. Madagascar is a wonderfully luxuriant place, and, thanks to its millions-of-years-long separation from the African continent, is home to an incredible amount of biodiversity. Alas, this is constantly under the threat of deforestation. Estimates are that already 90%...