#DoubleDealing: Our Investigation

Brazil is the country with the world’s greatest biodiversity. It’s also the sorry world champion of deforestation. In 2020, since the beginning of the year, 2,644 km² (or 1,020 sq.mi) of Amazon have been destroyed. According to some scientists, the region has reached the tipping point. At this rate, The Amazon will become a savannah. […]

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2019 Envol Vert Progress Report

Download the 2019 – Progress Report 2019 was a year full of projects and commitments for Envol Vert. All members are still working hard to achieve this one goal that unites them all : to preserve forests. Overview : New coffee and cocoa agroforestry projects in Peru, Development of the dry forests program in Colombia, […]

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Envol Vert and the Guaimaro: Conservation and food sovereignty in a single tree

The mission of Envol Vert The Envol Vert foundation’s mission is the conservation and reforestation of the Colombian dry forest and develops projects with different communities. Forest nurseries are the central axis of these projects: it is here that the work between community and forest conservation is articulated. Through educational work, combined with the experience […]

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Guáimaro considered as an alternative economy

Protecting the environment can present challenges to reconcile economic activities with forest conservation activities. This is why Envol Vert supports the development of economic alternatives that involve the preservation of the Colombian dry forest. One of these economic alternatives is the commercialization of Guaimaro. The tree of life, an alternative economy In the panorama of […]

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