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RFUK withdraws from forests coalition in wake of allegations against WWF News

RFUK withdraws from forests coalition in wake of allegations against WWF

29 March 2019

The Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK) has decided to withdraw its membership of the UK Forest Coalition, with immediate effect, following recent investigations.

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Female perspectives on forest monitoring in Cameroon, DR Congo and Ghana Blog

Female perspectives on forest monitoring in Cameroon, DR Congo and Ghana

08 March 2019

We asked some of the women taking part in RFUK’s Real-Time Monitoring (RTM) project for their perspectives on the project as well as the challenges facing their communities.

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European Commission called on to conduct urgent review of its funding to conservation programmes in Central Africa News

European Commission called on to conduct urgent review of its funding to conservation programmes in Central Africa

08 March 2019

The Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK) has today called on the European Commission (EC) to conduct an immediate investigation into its funding for conservation projects in Africa's Congo Basin forests.

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Widespread human rights abuses in Africa’s largest forest park News

Widespread human rights abuses in Africa’s largest forest park

06 March 2019

Rainforest Foundation UK calls on conservation organisations and international donors to take urgent action to prevent further harm to local communities

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Raising funds for the rainforest from Coast to Coast Blog

Raising funds for the rainforest from Coast to Coast

19 February 2019

Guest blog by RFUK supporter David Morgan

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Running for the rainforest: Tips from RFUK’s 2018 London Marathon team Blog

Running for the rainforest: Tips from RFUK’s 2018 London Marathon team

15 February 2019

The Rainforest Foundation UK is proud to have 8 runners fundraising for us this year. To help them on their journey, we asked some of our previous runners for their own tips and reflections.

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Video: Unleashing the potential of community forests in DR Congo News

Video: Unleashing the potential of community forests in DR Congo

31 January 2019

Today, the Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK) has launched a new short film on its community forests project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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Securing forests from the bottom up: How participatory maps can support community forests in the Congo Basin Blog

Securing forests from the bottom up: How participatory maps can support community forests in the Congo Basin

30 January 2019

A new briefing by RFUK shows that the most effective way to develop community forestry starts with a genuinely participatory approach that reflects the community’s collective needs and priorities.

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RFUK’s Real-time Monitoring project expands to new communities in Africa News

RFUK’s Real-time Monitoring project expands to new communities in Africa

28 January 2019

Upwards of 100 communities across Africa will benefit from the Rainforest Foundation UK’s Real-time Monitoring (RTM) project, thanks to new support from the UK Department for International Development (DfID).

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People, parks and social justice: How community maps can help make conservation better Blog

People, parks and social justice: How community maps can help make conservation better

28 November 2018

In a new policy brief, we explore why community mapping data should be used at the outset of all planned conservation projects, and integrated into all decisions related to protected area management.

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