21 Dec '16, 3pm

We're working to #SaveForests future generations:

An astonishing 45 million+ acres of forest—the equivalent of 50 soccer fields per minute—are destroyed every year. Although experts have offered compelling evidence that securing land rights for indigenous forest communities leads to stronger, healthier forests, the majority of these communities still lack the legal rights to their ancestral lands.

Full article: http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/issues/communities

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