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Improving Rural Livelihoods
Plan Vivo projects engage and empower local communities and smallholders.
Read more about Plan Vivo projects implementing sustainable land use systems worldwide.
Plan Vivo Certificates
Plan Vivo Certificates represent long-term carbon sequestration, plus a host of livelihood and biodiversity benefits.
Our Impact in Numbers
The Plan Vivo Foundation is an international Edinburgh-based charity which has created a set of requirements for smallholders and communities wishing to manage their land and natural resources more sustainably.
tCO2 emissions reductions
ha of land under management
Read more about how Plan Vivo Projects contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.
The Plan Vivo Standard certifies the implementation of project activities that enhance ecosystem services and allow communities to formally recognise and quantify carbon sequestration, biodiversity or watershed protection.