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Meet The Women Who are Disrupting Senegal’s Peanut Basin

Stories From the Field
Senegal
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Sokhna Diarra is one of 226 women redefining agriculture in her Kaffrine, Senegal village of Boulel. A farmer her entire adult life, Sokhna says everyone in the region has always grown just two… Read More

TREES, Arbor Day Foundation Partner on Great Green Wall

Stories From the Field
Senegal
Press Releases
Mali
Chad

SILVER SPRING, MD (April 27, 2021) - Agroforestry nonprofit Trees for the Future (TREES) and the Arbor Day Foundation are joining forces to plant 3 million trees in Senegal, Chad, and Mali this year… Read More

10 Essential Ways Trees Help Our Planet

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1. Trees provide food Papaya, mangoes, oranges, limes, lemons, peaches, coconuts, cashews, apples and more come from trees. Beyond these nutritious and delicious fruits, some of our favorite spices… Read More

Growing Trees and a Support System

Stories From the Field
Uganda

Ajambo Jofania has overcome more than the average farmer. Although she grew up in a farming family and learned to farm from a young age, she has had a hard time accessing the resources and support… Read More

Partnering for Agroforestry, Education, and Water

Stories From the Field
The Gambia

Mamie Njie spends her weekends on the smallholder farms of Fula Bantang, Gambia. At just 23-years-old, she’s forging a path for sustainable agriculture and agroforestry in her country. Mamie is… Read More

45 New Projects

Stories From the Field
Press Releases
Mali
Chad
Central African Republic

TREES FOR THE FUTURE TO PLANT 50 MILLION TREES IN 2021 14,000+ farmers in nine countries to use agroforestry to reach goal SILVER SPRING, MD (March 3, 2021) - International development nonprofit… Read More