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The Two Faces of Reforestation in Brazil | Care2 Causes | Earth Day 2014

The Two Faces of Reforestation in Brazil

There are two faces of reforestation in Brazil. One is that of a simple country person with her family, bare-footed or flip-flopped, collecting seeds from the Mother trees of their region. They know the trees like they know their own…

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Look Who’s Lurking at the Bottom of Your Coffee Cup…

I recently dove into the world of coffee to see what’s going on in the supply chain, since our rainforest was originally cut down for coffee plantations. Traveling much of the year to tell our story, Starbucks is often my…

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#Rio+20 – We must stop treating our rivers, forests and mountains as property…

“We must stop treating our rivers, forests and mountains as property. And now, more than ever, as we face climate change, it is time to raise our ambitions to the level that science and the natural world demands. We are…

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