What's New December 2013
The Eco-Index® database includes information about more than 1,250 inspiring conservation projects in the Americas.
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Eco-Exchange: The Ricord’s iguana, which is nearly extinct in Haiti, is key to reforestation efforts in a country that has been almost completely deforested. Masani Accimé of the International Iguana Foundation (IIF) spoke with us about IIF’s efforts to create a wildlife reserve that would save the Haitian subpopulation of this critically endangered species. (Archive)
Stories from the Field: Oscar Maroto, sustainable agriculture manager for the Rainforest Alliance in Latin America, spoke with us about a successful seven-year project that has helped place sustainability on the global coffee industry’s agenda. (Archive)
On the Record: Patricia Orantes, Director of the Climate, Nature and Communities program in Guatemala (CNCG) spoke with us about the project’s priorities and how they hope to support Guatemala’s forest communities, conservation efforts, and the climate change agenda. (Archive)
Monthly Update: Summaries and links to profiles added to the Eco-Index® during the past month.
In Print & Online: Community Protocols for Environmental Sustainability: A Guide for Policymakers (Archive)
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