Kenya

    Our tree planting partners teach agroforestry to poor farmers to change their lives by improving their land, increasing their income, and lifting them out of poverty. Agroforestry techniques provide farmers with: firewood, livestock feed, timber, and poles. It improves productivity…

Ethiopia

Tree planting projects

Tree Planting in Ethiopia Generations of unsustainable land-use practices coupled with pressure from increasing population have led to severe land degradation in Ethiopia. This land degradation reduces agricultural productivity and fodder production for livestock, forcing people to farm and graze…

Uganda

Uganda tree planting

25% of Uganda’s surface area is covered by water. Most of Uganda’s land area is 1,000 meters above sea level. Semi-arid desert takes up the northeast, while the rest of country is dominated by forests and savannahs. Deforestation caused by increasing…

Malawi

Over the past few years a large number of community tree nurseries have been established, which raised over three million tree seedlings. Initially, the aim was to encourage communities to plant and use trees on a sustainable basis. During 2009,…