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    New Project: Loru Forest Project has been verified and has issued its first Plan Vivo Certificates >

Our Impact in Numbers

The Plan Vivo Foundation is an international Edinburgh-based charity which has created a set of requirements for smallholders and communities wishing to manage their land and natural resources more sustainably.

2,963,459

tCO2 emissions reductions

>15,000

participating smallholders

>160,000

ha of land under management

Read more about how Plan Vivo Projects contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

 

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Local people bridging the two worlds of carbon forestry: what future?

Mar, 21 2017

by Geoff Wells (guest blogger) Drones take to the skies, satellites whirl above our heads, computers churn out calculations and ca...

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New Socio-Economic Guidance Manual

Sep, 13 2016

Plan Vivo has published a new Socio-economic Guidance Manual which includes tools...

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Plan Vivo Annual Report FY 2015-2016

Aug, 24 2016

The latest Annual Report (FY 2015-2016) of the Plan Vivo Foundation is now available for

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About Us

The Plan Vivo Standard certifies the implementation of project activities that enhance ecosystem services and allow communities to formally recognise and quantify carbon sequestration, biodiversity or watershed protection.

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