Projects

All the info and all the stories about our tree-planting projects from around the world.

Projects

Is everyone getting tree planting wrong? Here’s how to get it right!

One of the biggest lies of our times is that planting trees is simple. But it’s easy to tell the difference between sustainable and destructive tree-planting, once you know where to look.

Joshi
Projects

Our project in the Usambara Mountains: an update

Any tree planting organization that wishes to partner with Ecosia must pass a rigorous vetting process.

Pieter
Kenya

Protecting Kenya's rivers with trees

In Kenya we saw how trees safeguard clean water for millions of people across Africa.

Trudie
Ethiopia

Travel diary: returning to Ethiopia

During our recent trip to Ethiopia, we saw how your searches have a profound effect on the people living there.

Trudie
Senegal

How trees brought back Senegal’s national dish: with recipe

Forests and farms can coexist, and even help each other thrive. In Senegal, this has led to the return of a famous stew.

Joshi
Projects

Your trees in Senegal

We never have to choose between forests and fields. When trees and agriculture coexist, people thrive.

Joshi
Peru

Deforestation in Peru: a slippery slope

Peru’s forests are disappearing. But there’s hope. Farmers who have never met are helping one another by reforesting their land.

Fátima
News

The women behind our projects

For International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating the extraordinary women we’ve met on our journey to document your trees around the world.

Trudie
Projects

Why we plant fruit and nut trees along a river in Ghana: Makada’s story

We try to plant trees where people and nature need them most. We found the perfect spot in Ghana.

Joshi
News

50! Million! Trees!

50 million trees means 2.5 million tonnes of CO2 removed from the atmosphere. But it means so much more…

Joshi
Ghana

The women’s collective that fights poverty with baobab trees

By working together, the women can sell larger quantities of the fruit. Most of the women now earn more than their husbands.

Joshi
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