#TreesAreTheKey : how the premiere panned out

Premiere audience of #TreesAreTheKey entering The Marine Theatre

On Wednesday 2nd October at The Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis we hosted the first screening of #TreesAreTheKey by Tim Short, narrated by Kate Winslet. We’d sold almost 100 tickets leading up to the event. Sophia, the theatre manager, reliably reassured us there would likely be, ‘a good few walk in’s on the night’ – indeed there were.

Life from Life: planting a legacy memorial forest

Heart shaped moss

For environmentalists the world over, the goal of leaving a light green footprint on the planet, can inspire people throughout their lives, right through to their death and beyond. We recognise the importance some might have of planting trees to commemorate their loved ones. We’ve made provisions for the planting of tropical legacy forests in […]

CO2: the UK, the Numbers & How Greta Unpicked the Facts

Greta Thunberg

We do our level best, on our social media feeds, to bring you stories about reforestation, deforestation, climate change and associated matters, prioritising viewpoints from Kenya, but also from around the world. It’s always joyful to find uplifting stories to share – we need those encouraging articles now, more than ever perhaps, as the reality […]

Green Up & Adopt Us as Your Charity of the Year!

Charity of the Year poster for The Word Forest Organisation

Stitching good ethics and sustainability into your business, is no bad thing these days. It can benefit your business, the charity concerned and of course, the planet. It can also increase your customer base too. More and more environmentally conscious consumers are spending their hard earned green pounds and pennies more wisely and the most […]

Our Visit to Kenya 2019: a brief outline

110,000 new saplings at the Boré main nursery

The dust is just beginning to settle on our teams’s annual monitoring and evaluation visit to Kenya, for 2019. Tracey and Simon West and Ru Hartwell – our CEO, Chair of Trustees and Trustee respectively – spent February in Boré, Coast Province. They were also accompanied for the month by volunteer and bushcraft tutor, Steve […]

How to Reduce Your Food Miles & Help the Planet

spoons full of lentils

If you’re a tree planter, we love and applaud you for helping to remove CO2 and other pollutants from the atmosphere. There are lots of other ways you can prevent putting quite so much CO2 in the atmosphere in the first place. Taking a look at what you eat is a great place to start. A […]