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Restoring our rainforest home: Sergio’s story from the Peruvian Amazon

3 Dec , 2021 Blog

Restoring our rainforest home: Sergio’s story from the Peruvian Amazon

Sergio Lopez, who works for Plant Your Future as the Programme Coordinator for Loreto, shares his experience of growing up in the rainforest and witnessing the devastating reality and consequences of deforestation, over hunting and climate change: I grew up in the community of Varadero de Omeguas, a small village located on the banks of […]

What inspires Plant Your Future’s match donor?

1 Dec , 2021 Blog

What inspires Plant Your Future’s match donor?

Our Big Give Christmas Challenge has started with a bang and we’ve been overwhelmed by the support, raising over £16,200 in just the first few days.  For one week only, until midday on Tuesday 7 Dec 2021, every donation will be doubled. To celebrate this fantastic way of making twice the impact with your support, we’re […]

Take climate action: every donation doubled for one week only

30 Nov , 2021 Our News

Take climate action: every donation doubled for one week only

Today, the Big Give Christmas Challenge launched and Plant Your Future has just one week to raise a massive £30,000 towards restoring the Peruvian Amazon. We’re championing communities who are taking climate action across the Peruvian Amazon and we want you to help champion them with us.  Help us to continue working alongside families who […]

New scientific data platform for restoration is named Earthshot Prize finalist

14 Oct , 2021 Our News

New scientific data platform for restoration is named Earthshot Prize finalist

Between being selected to join global network 1% for the Planet and joining forces with One Tree Planted, it’s been a big year for growing Plant Your Future’s network. And yet, we have another exciting announcement to share… Plant Your Future is part of the founding network of Restor, an open-access platform that connects people […]

Plant Your Future is selected to join the global network 1% for the Planet

9 Sep , 2021 Our News

Plant Your Future is selected to join the global network 1% for the Planet

Press Release: 09 September 2021 Plant Your Future, a charity dedicated to supporting smallholder farmers to move away from ‘slash and burn’ agriculture in the Peruvian Amazon, has been nominated by Grain Sustainability to receive financial support through the 1% for the Planet global network. 1% for the Planet represents nearly 6,000 businesses across 91 […]

One Tree Planted and Plant Your Future partner to restore Amazon Rainforest

19 Aug , 2021 Our News

One Tree Planted and Plant Your Future partner to restore Amazon Rainforest

Press Release: 19 August 2021 Reforestation non-profit, One Tree Planted, and grassroots Amazonian tree-planting charity, Plant Your Future, are announcing a partnership to reforest 170 hectares of the Peruvian Amazon rainforest with 150,000 native tree species to be planted between November 2021 and May 2022. “We are delighted to have been selected as a new […]

Amazon restoration success despite COVID: a Q&A interview with expert Patricia Romero

29 Jul , 2021 Blog

Amazon restoration success despite COVID: a Q&A interview with expert Patricia Romero

At Plant Your Future, our team has just finished planting a massive 40,458 native trees across the Peruvian Amazon. Despite the challenges that the pandemic brought, this planting season has been our most successful yet. This could not have been achieved without the heroic effort and dedication off our team in Peru, especially our Managing Director, Patricia Romero.  […]

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The mission of the decade: Restore our ecosystems

4 Jun , 2021 Blog

The mission of the decade: Restore our ecosystems

We’re celebrating World Environment Day (5 June 2021) as the United Nations launches a much-needed new initiative to recognise the critical and urgent need to restore the planet’s ecosystems. The goal of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration is to “prevent, halt and reverse the degradation of ecosystems on every continent and in every ocean”. […]

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