News

November 16, 2012

Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor featured in Mongabay: Colombia gets world’s first certified REDD project on collective lands.

November 14, 2012

Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor receives VCS validation and verification: Afro-­Colombian Community Becomes First to Receive VCS Credits for Forest Conservation on Collective Lands.

February 21, 2012

Director of Cocomasur, Everildys Cordoba, discusses the Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor on Mongabay: Colombian community leader talks about REDD.

February 15, 2012

Director of Cocomasur, Everildys Cordoba, and Anthrotect Founder and Director, Brodie Ferguson, discuss the Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor with Jairo Calle on Caracol Radio.

February 15, 2012

Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor featured in Mongabay “Gold standard for REDD forest conservation project in Colombia’s Choco”.

February 09, 2012

SCS validates the Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor project to Climate, Community, and Biodiversity standards (Gold Level). See the Project Design Document (.pdf) and press release.

August 31, 2011

Robin Lancaster profiles Anthrotect’s Community Spirit in the September issue of Trading Carbon magazine.

April 4, 2011

Article by Maria Luz Ayala in Reuters: “Colombian community prepares to sell forest carbon credits.”

February 14, 2011

Ashoka Changemakers selects the Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor as one of 11 finalists in the Ashoka Omidyar Network competition: Property Rights: Identity, Dignity & Opportunity for All.

January 12, 2011

Interview with Anthrotect Founder and Director Brodie Ferguson on BuenaNota.org

December 22, 2010

Gabriela Supelano interviews Brodie Ferguson in El Espectador: Si no hacía algo, el bosque iba a desaparecer.

October 1, 2010

Maria Luz Ayala profiles Anthrotect and Cocomasur in the October issue of Revista Ecoguia: Comunidad del Chocó, lista para vender bonos de carbono (.pdf).

June 14, 2010

Henry Mance’s perspective on the Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor in The Guardian: Development by the Guidebook?.

March 1, 2010

Juana Galeano profiles the Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor in the March issue of Slided magazine: “Bonos de Carbono: Una Alternativa de Desarrollo para el Chocó” (.pdf).

November 3, 2009

Mongabay interviews Brodie Ferguson on the Chocó-Darién Conservation Corridor: “REDD in Colombia: using forests to finance conservation and communities in Colombia’s Choco, a former war zone.”