Resource Details

ArBolivia Reforestation Project

Project: Project - Nonprofit Project - Business or Private

Contact Info

info@arbolivia.org

Affiliations

  • Arbolivia, Asociación Accidental Cetefor-Sicirec
  • Foundation Centro Tecnico Forestal (CETEFOR)
  • Federacion de Comunidades Agropecuarias de Rurrenabaque (FECAR)

Species Info

  • Dipteryx odorata
  • Guarea rusby
  • Centrolobium tomentosum

Description

  • The mission of this project is to reforest 6000 ha of farmland to restore forest, sequester carbon, and provide a new source of income for rural people.
  • The project began in 2007 through a partnership with the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) reforestation pilot, the Dutch investment company Sicirec, and a Bolivian sustainable agroforestry NGO called CETEFOR.

Geographical Region

  • Amazon Basin
  • Ecosystems

    Country

  • Bolivia
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