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Keeping Up With The Defenders

News and notes from the forest

Green Your Investments

There’s Still Time to Get Your Stock Portfolio Off the Naughty List! Do you have stocks in your investment portfolio that no longer align with your environmental and social values? Not sure what to do with them? We have the answer: gift appreciated stocks to the...

President Vetoes Naso Comarca

See our latest multimedia piece on the Naso's fight for their forests. The Naso People have lived in Panama and Costa Rica since time immemorial. Their vision of the world is rooted in a balance between human needs and the natural environment, which makes them natural...

Scaling Up Indigenous Land Titling in Panama

COONAPIP Scales Up Indigenous Land Titling in Panama The National Coordination of Indigenous Peoples of Panama (COONAPIP) launched a new effort last week to scale up titling of collective lands and strengthen governance in the Central American nation. COONAPIP met...

Carol Alt Dials it in for the Rainforest

Can making a couple of phone calls save the rainforest? If you are Carol Alt, those calls can make all the difference. Alt dedicated September 11th to protecting the rainforest this year and joined other celebrities at Cantor's Charity Day in raising money and...