How to Reduce Your Food Miles & Help the Planet

If you’re a tree planter, we love & applaud you for helping remove CO2 & 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.

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Our New Office is Now Open!

The Word Forest Organisation has moved offices and whilst we’ve been up to our ears in cardboard, we’ve been incredibly busy too. Over the past several weeks, we commissioned the building of two huge stone-constructed classrooms in Kenya; one at Kadunguni Primary School, the other at Kakuhani Primary School and gave the go-ahead for 8,000 trees to be planted around the school compounds, 4,000 at each school.

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The Office is Now Closed… for a short while

The slight disruption we were expecting, has been preceded by a serious flood last evening, during Storm Bronagh. We anticipate being open for business in the first week of October.

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Water: one of the challenges for women in rural Kenya

Our CEO Tracey West, talks to the Boré Green Umbrella Co-operative’s Chairman, Theophrastus Kithunga, about some the practicalities of acquiring water when you live in the African bush.

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Join Us for our First AGM!

My Trustees and I are delighted to invite you to join us for our very first AGM, on Saturday 4th August…

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Our Ethical Clothing Featured in Images Magazine!

For The Word Forest Organisation, having the right accreditation is the most important aspect of the garments they offer. Tracey West, CEO & fundraiser at the environmental charity that plants trees & builds classrooms in impoverished communities in Kenya, explains: “Raw materials matter & so do working conditions. We sell 100% certified organic cotton items from the EarthPositive range. “

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Travel & Nature in Kenya

The Word Forest Organisation helps tourists offset the carbon they’ve created travelling to Kenya by planting trees there; they also build classrooms in impoverished communities too. 

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Want to Support Us? Organise a Sponsored Event!

Might you be able to run a marathon, or organise another event like a sponsored Scrabble challenge, or a bike ride, a jumble sale, a bake-off, a quiz night, indeed anything that might net a few pounds for our reforestation charity? Get in touch, let’s talk!

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Our Trip to Kenya 2018; the frontline of climate change: Part 1

A firsthand account by Word Forest Org CEO, Tracey West, of the monitoring & evaluation trip to Boré, Coast Province, Kenya, 2018: part 1

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