Help us develop Tree Power

We’re looking for two consultants to support the development of our Tree Power schools programme. Tree Power is a holistic teaching resource about trees and forest resources, bringing the local and global together and incorporating elements from outdoor, environmental and development education. As we develop the programme, we’re looking for an education specialist and a graphic…

Fruit-full Communities reaches finals of Lottery Awards

We’re very excited to be one of the National Lottery Awards finalists for our project Fruit-full Communities, which works with young homeless people in the UK. Alongside our partners in the project Learning through Landscapes, the YMCA and The Orchard Project, we’re working with thousands of young people. Through training sessions including lots of outdoor learning,…

Join us for the ITF Annual Event on June 24th

The 2017 ITF Annual Event will take place this Saturday 24th June at the Horniman Museum and Gardens in London. This year, we’ve chosen to bring together a panel of specialists to discuss the topic of women and sustainable community forestry. We’ll be asking the question – ‘Women: the driving force for sustainable comunity forestry?’…

Multifunctional Agriculture: At Last, a Solution and ‘Plan B’ for Africa

A practical, appropriate and effective solution to Africa’s food and nutritional insecurity has eluded everyone for over 100 years1. Since colonial days, conventional thinking has been based on the misconception that what works in temperate latitudes must work in the tropics and sub-tropics. This thinking fails to understand the very different biophysical, social and economic conditions…