Monthly Archives: April 2016

Gran Pajaten becomes a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve

On March 19th 2016, the Biocorredor Martin Sagrado REDD+ project entered a new level of international recognition, with the registration of the surrounding area as a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO. It covers 2.4 million hectares, including the REDD project zone, the … Continue reading

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PUR Lab’s Key figures – Cocoa yields in agroforestry systems

A study conducted by the PUR Lab, in partnership with the Université Libre de Bruxelles and the Universidad Agraria de la Selva in Peru, shows that agroforestry cocoa systems can increase quality by 86% and yields by 62%, compared to full-sun … Continue reading

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