Investing in Nature: no tragedy of the horizon

The following blog was published by our Senior advisor, Andrew Mitchell, on his Equilibrium Futures site. To read the original blog please click here. A new report released in 2019 at the Environmental Finance Natural Capital Investing conference in London, opens up a new horizon for investors – the world of buying-in to nature. It is a…

Environmental Education at Cordillera Azul

Environmental education is of vital importance. It helps people all across the globe to understand ongoing environmental issues, engage in problem solving, and take crucial action to improve the environment, both locally to the individual and on a broader, cross-boundary level. The benefits of environmental education are profound and multi-faceted, resulting in a deeper understanding…

Client story: Rebel Kitchen

Rebel Kitchen is officially carbon neutral Rebel Kitchen is a Food and Beverage company with a difference. They strive to improve the wellbeing of people and planet. They create healthy, plant-based dairy alternatives that taste” mind-blowingly good” (in their words, for which we have to agree!), and in doing so connect people and planet in…

Supporting local communities through Quality of Life Plans in Cordillera Azul

The Cordillera Azul National Park in Peru protects a vast and remote landscape of unique geological and biological features covering 1.6 million hectares of threatened forest. Surrounding the protected park, local people live in over 560 communities that rely on the environment for their survival, including more than 30 indigenous communities and even some uncontacted…

Forest hero: Genoveva, cacao farmer

Meet Genoveva Cueva Espinoza, a local cacao farmer working in the buffer zone of our Cordillera Azul National Park project in Peru. She comes from a town called Cachiyacu in the district of Pólvora and the province of Tocache, Peru. CIMA, the Peruvian NGO that implements our Cordillera Azul National Park project, supports local cacao…