This feasibility study, for small holder farmers undertaking tree planting activities, assesses the opportunities and barriers to implementation of FSC-certification and/or a forest carbon project in Vietnam’s Quang Tri province. The study was carried out in close cooperation with WWF and SNV Netherlands Development Organization.
The Canopy -- October 2010: A Commitment to Coffee-Farming Communities. In this issue: Together with the Rainforest Alliance, Nestlé -- the world's largest coffee brand -- has launched an ambitious new project to make sustainable farming accessible and attractive to a new generation of farmers; One Guatemalan farmer reflects on his farm's journey toward Rainforest Alliance certification; Chad Trewick, Caribou Coffee's head of green buying, explains the decision to commit to sustainable sourcing; Enjoy Travel to Costa Rica at a 30 percent discount. Thanks to an exclusive promotion from Greentique Hotels, members of the Rainforest Alliance can stay in three world-class hotels located in Costa Rica's most spectacular eco-regions