Consultation on new Guidance Document: “Reducing locally-driven deforestation”

The Plan Vivo Foundation is pleased to invite your comments on a new ‘Guidance Document for Reducing Locally-Driven Deforestation’, which has been released for consultation today for 30 days. This period, finishing on the 5th November, should give interested stakeholders an opportunity to provide feedback for consideration. The Foundation will then review all comments and […]

Plan Vivo certification and Ecosystem Based Adaptation

While Plan Vivo certificates are measured and sold in terms of the carbon fixed or emissions avoided, this by no means captures their value. In addition to numerous environmental co-benefits there is also a strong climate justice aspect: poorer countries and communities are not used merely as a tool to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions, their […]

May 2010 | Plan Vivo Technical Advisory Group launched

May 2010 | Plan Vivo Technical Advisory Group launched a The Plan Vivo Foundation has launched its first formalised Technical Advisory Group to support the technical development of the Plan Vivo System and projects. The Group is composed of a wide range of experts in community-based natural resource management, ecosystem services quantification and monitoring, and […]

Sept 2009 | Research shows Plan Vivo is reducing poverty in Uganda

Sept 2009 | Research shows Plan Vivo is reducing poverty in Uganda A study recently published, which assessed the socio-economic impacts of the Trees for Global Benefits Plan Vivo project in Uganda, has found that the project is contributing to poverty reduction in Uganda. Participants in the project were found to have better housing, better […]