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Trees deserve more credit for all the amazing things they do for us. Show your thanks right now. Each Stand For Trees Certificate you purchase supports a specific forest community so the trees remain protected and are worth more alive than dead. Read about all of the incredible work happening around the globe and stand up for a forest now.

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Rimba Raya Orangutan Reserve
Indonesia
Rimba Raya Orangutan Reserve
Indonesia
  • Protects the largest privately-funded orangutan reserve in the world
  • Defends Indonesia's Bornean forests from being converted into palm oil plantations
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Gola Rainforest Project: Connecting Forests & People
Sierra Leone
Gola Rainforest Project: Connecting Forests & People
Sierra Leone
  • Protects the largest rainforest in Sierra Leone.
  • The first VCS and CCB validated and verified REDD+ project in West Africa.
  • Directly benefits 24,000 people in post-conflict& post-Ebola Sierra Leone.
  • Internationally recognised Biodiversity Hotspot
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Kasigau Wildlife Corridor Project
Kenya
Kasigau Wildlife Corridor Project
Kenya
  • Conserves critical African elephant migration corridor
  • Supports community education and employment opportunities
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Lower Zambezi Community Forest Project
Zambia
Lower Zambezi Community Forest Project
Zambia
  • Creates a sanctuary for threatened wildlife in rural Zambia
  • Supports farming communities pursuing more sustainable agricultural practices
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Tambopata Biodiversity Reserve
Peru
Tambopata Biodiversity Reserve
Peru
  • Protects threatened forests & wildlife from illegal logging
  • Supports sustainable agricultural practices
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Congo Basin Rainforest Project
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Congo Basin Rainforest Project
Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Protects the most threatened frontier of the Congo Basin Forest
  • Conserves critical habitat for bonobos, mankind's closest living relative
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Brazilian Rosewood Amazon Conservation
Brazil
Brazilian Rosewood Amazon Conservation
Brazil
  • Protects endangered tree species like the Brazilian Rosewood
  • Supports secure land tenure rights for forest communities
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Cordillera Azul National Park
Peru
Cordillera Azul National Park
Peru
  • Partnership with the surrounding communities for park conservation.
  • Protected area with the highest rate of conservation in Peru according to the national authorities.
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Makira Natural Park Project
Madagascar
Makira Natural Park Project
Madagascar
  • Conserves one of Madagascar's most pristine but threatened rainforests.
  • Protects habitat for 20 lemur species, including some of the most threatened primates in the world.
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Kulera Community and Biodiversity Partnership
Malawi
Kulera Community and Biodiversity Partnership
Malawi
  • Builds groundbreaking partnerships between impoverished communities and the government of Malawi.
  • Largest landscape Scale REDD+ project in Africa.
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Valparaíso Amazon Conservation and Community Project
Brazil
Valparaíso Amazon Conservation and Community Project
Brazil
  • Protects an area with some of the highest levels of Amazonian biodiversity
  • Supports communities in developing sustainable agriculture practices
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Kariba African Wildlife Corridor
Northern Zimbabwe
Kariba African Wildlife Corridor
Northern Zimbabwe
  • Serves as a giant wildlife corridor between 3 existing national parks in Zimbabwe
  • Creates jobs and provides education & healthcare improvements
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Amazon Forest Protection Project
Brazil
Amazon Forest Protection Project
Brazil
  • Protects rich Amazonian biodiversity
  • Provides jobs and improved livelihoods to local communities
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Isangi Congo Rainforest Conservation Project
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
Isangi Congo Rainforest Conservation Project
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
  • Biofuel programs with the inhabitants in the project area
  • Regional alliances with educational, agricultural and biodiversity institutions outside of the project area
  • Support for improved regional governance
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Chocó-Darién Forest Conservation Project
Colombia
Chocó-Darién Forest Conservation Project
Colombia
  • Conserves one of the most biologically diverse rainforests on the planet
  • Supports Afro-Colombian communities in protecting their ancestral lands
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April Salumei Rainforest Conservation Project
Papua New Guinea
April Salumei Rainforest Conservation Project
Papua New Guinea
  • Protects tropical forest from commercial logging
  • Provides clean water, job training, and solar power to local communities
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Suruí Indigenous Forest Carbon Project
Brazil
Suruí Indigenous Forest Carbon Project
Brazil
  • First REDD+ project to be owned and managed entirely by an indigenous community.
  • Works to preserve the autonomy and the cultural/territorial heritage of the Suruí people.
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