World Rainforest Movement

FSC consultation and complaints procedures: the case of Veracel Celulose in Brazil

Posted on Sep 29, 2013

For many years WRM has been denouncing the FSC certification of monoculture tree plantations. The scale of these monocultures is one of...

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Your support is needed: two actions being carried out by local communities

Posted on Sep 21, 2013

Throughout the month of September we will continue celebrating resistance to the advance of large-scale industrial tree plantations. This...

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Votre soutien est nécessaire: deux actions qui ont besoin de la solidarité et de l’appui de nous tous

Posted on Sep 21, 2013

    Nous continuons en septembre de célébrer la résistance à l’avancée des plantations d’arbres à grande échelle. À...

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OLCA en el Día Internacional de Lucha contra los Monocultivo de Árboles

Posted on Sep 21, 2013

Only available in Spanish – Este 21 de septiembre, día internacional de la lucha contra los monocultivo de árboles, OLCA pone a...

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Press realease by DOGWOOD Alliance – September 21st is the International Day of Action against Plantations

Posted on Sep 21, 2013

By Scot Quaranda Dogwood Alliance is proud to join the World Rainforest Movement and countless groups around the globe by taking part in...

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Chile: ¡No más expansión de pinos y eucaliptus! Selección de materiales de MapuExpress por el 21 de setiembre

Posted on Sep 20, 2013

Only available in Spanish –    En el marco del día internacional de Lucha contra los Monocultivos de Árboles este 21 de...

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International Day of Action Targets Monoculture Tree Plantations – Ban on Genetically Engineered Trees Demanded

Posted on Sep 20, 2013

New York, US –  On 21 September, the International Day of Action against Monoculture Tree Plantations [1], organizations, forest...

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Letter to the National Institute for Colonization and Agrarian Reform and the Colonization and Land Institute of the State of Maranhão (Brazil) to demand the recognition and land tenure regularization of traditionally occupied territories

Posted on Sep 20, 2013

This action is being undertaken by our friends in Brazil, in the Bajo Parnaíbo region of the state of Maranhão. They have asked for our...

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Letter to be sent to the president of Gabon to express opposition to the creation of a ecosystems services market

Posted on Sep 20, 2013

     The second action is being carried out in Gabon, in response to the recent approval of a decree (Resolution No. 20/2013 on...

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Programa especial de Radio Mundo Real con motivo del Dí­a Internacional de Lucha contra los Monocultivos de Árboles

Posted on Sep 16, 2013

Only available in Spanish – 16 de septiembre | Programa en vivo | Bosques y biodiversidad Mil Voces Nº 232 Esta edición de nuestro...

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El sector financiero está tomando los bosques y la biodiversidad – Posición de Amigos de la Tierra Internacional rumbo al 21 de setiembre

Posted on Sep 15, 2013

Only available in Spanish – Por Isaac Rojas y Lúcia Ortiz, Amigos de la Tierra Internacional. No todos saben que nosotros...

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Oil Palm in Africa. Voices from the communities

Posted on Sep 13, 2013

Industrial oil palm plantations are rapidly expanding, not only in Liberia. In many African countries expansion projects are happening and...

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Día Nacional do Cerrado – Actividad en Brasil

Posted on Sep 11, 2013

Only available in Portuguese –  11 de setembro – Dia Nacional do Cerrado. Movimento Geraizeiro apresenta suas reivindicações aos...

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II Foro de Conflictos Ambientales en Colombia

Posted on Sep 11, 2013

Only available in Spanish –     En el marco de la conmemoración del 21 de septiembre, Día Internacional contra los...

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Special WRM Bulletin – September 2013

Posted on Sep 11, 2013

Read the full Special Bulletin here Also available (in the old site)...

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Bulletin Issue 193 – August 2013

Posted on Sep 11, 2013

International Day of Struggle against Monoculture Tree Plantations

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Desiertos Verdes – Actividad en México

Posted on Sep 10, 2013

Only available in Spanish – Martes 17 de septiembre de 2013, 20.00 horas. Martes de Cine Seminario permanente de la...

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Oil palm in Africa: past, present and future scenarios – 2013 update

Posted on Aug 30, 2013

Original version by Ricardo Carrere – updated by the WRM in 2013. Oil palm is a traditional native crop for West and Central African...

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International Day of Struggle against Monoculture Tree Plantations 2013

Posted on Aug 20, 2013

September 21, the International Day Against Monoculture Tree Plantations, is a day for our organizations, networks and movements to...

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12 Replies to 12 Lies about Oil Palm monocultures plantations

Posted on Jun 13, 2013

Focusing on the claims made by the oil palm industry to “sell” their industrial plantations, the World Rainforest Movement (WRM) has...

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International Day of Struggle against Monoculture Tree Plantations – BANNER

Posted on Sep 17, 2010

For local peoples, tree plantations ar jails.  September 21st,  International Day of Struggle against Monoculture Tree...

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Greenwash your plantations. Use FSC! – BANNER

Posted on Sep 13, 2010

Local communities opposition? Use FSC and give a perfect finish to your plantations! – – Download the original swf file...

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The World Bank must stop the promotion of industrial oil palm plantations – BANNER

Posted on Sep 17, 2009

Industrial oil palm plantations are a major cause of deforestation, destroy local communities livelihoods and and accelerates climate...

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Plantations are not forests – Images to share

Posted on Sep 18, 2008

These are some images that have been shared by our friends around the world. Send us...

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