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Countries: Brazil
Regions: Tocantins
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Climate Resilience and Adaptation (SDG 13.1)
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Nature-Based Solutions
Progress to Date: NA Increase farm resilience.
Services Needed: Other
Desired Partner: Business
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jan. 2019  »  Dec. 2025
Project Website: www.renature.co/projects/agroforestry-kenya-laikipia
Contextual Condition(s): PHYSICAL: Dependence on water-intensive energy sources
Additional Benefits: Raised awareness of challenges among water users
Beneficiaries: Manufacturers
Planning & Implementation Time: More than 3 years
Primary Funding Source: corporate
Project Challenges: Other
Project Source: Admin
Profile Completion: 92%

Project Overview

"This project will tackle the massive challenges encountered by Kenyan farmers and society. Vegetation, soil, and people currently suffer from the detrimental impacts of overgrazing, deforestation and climate change in almost all counties of the country. To counteract these liabilities, the Laikipia Permaculture Trust and renature are going to present an effective solution: Regenerative Agroforestry. With our Model Farm and Model School, we will promote sustainable, climate-…

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"This project will tackle the massive challenges encountered by Kenyan farmers and society. Vegetation, soil, and people currently suffer from the detrimental impacts of overgrazing, deforestation and climate change in almost all counties of the country. To counteract these liabilities, the Laikipia Permaculture Trust and renature are going to present an effective solution: Regenerative Agroforestry. With our Model Farm and Model School, we will promote sustainable, climate-resilient production systems that regenerate land with the help of trees and climate-smart agriculture. The goal is to inspire and facilitate farmers in adapting agroforestry to increase their farmÕs climate resilience, productivity, and fertility while regenerating degraded land.

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Basin and/or Contextual Conditions: PHYSICAL: Dependence on water-intensive energy sources
Project Benefits: Raised awareness of challenges among water users
Indirect or Direct Beneficiaries: Manufacturers
Months & Implementing: More than 3 years
Primary Funding Source: Corporate funding
Challenges: Other

Project Narrative

Through our 2025 commitment, we aim to organically reduce GHG emissions. Our strategy centers on reducing Scope 1 and 2 emissions and categories within Scope 3 emissions that have the most material impact. Scope 3 categories included represent more than 87% of Scope 3 emissions: ¥ Purchased goods and services ¥ Upstream transportation ¥ Emissions from fuel use not included in Scopes 1 and 2 ¥ Downstream transportation ¥ Use of sold products (product cooling) ¥ End of life

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