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  • Our Statement on Blue Carbon

    We are pleased to announce that we are currently working on two exciting blue carbon initiatives; a hub for knowledge sharing and the creation of a new blue carbon methodology. Both are aimed at addressing the barriers facing blue carbon project development. Read more

  • Plan Vivo visits the Pacific

    The Plan Vivo Foundation recently returned from an extensive tour of the Pacific, visiting projects, partners and conducting government and community meetings in New Zealand, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Australia. Read more

  • Plan Vivo hosts East Africa Regional Stakeholder Meeting

    Plan Vivo brought together stakeholders from across East Africa for our first East Africa regional meeting, which was hosted in Nairobi, Kenya. Read more

Insights from the field

  • Rethinking Mangrove Restoration: Planting or Natural Recovery?

    When it comes to mangrove restoration, should projects opt to replant or allow natural recovery? Hamish McGill reflects on his recent research, exploring the role of ecological mangrove restoration within Kenyan contexts. Read more

  • Making carbon markets work - for everyone

    Céline Yvon of the Trafigura Foundation explores the potential of carbon markets, highlighting the barriers communities face when it comes to project implementation and accessing carbon finance. Read more

  • Beer from a Zero Carbon Brewery

    Sean Weaver (founder and CEO of Ekos) discusses the importance of businesses purchasing high value carbon credits. Sean introduces us to Garage Project, a zero carbon brewery with a passion for experimental, eclectic, and environmentally-conscious beer. Read more