CIFOR–ICRAF publishes over 750 publications every year on agroforestry, forests and climate change, landscape restoration, rights, forest policy and much more – in multiple languages.

CIFOR–ICRAF addresses local challenges and opportunities while providing solutions to global problems for forests, landscapes, people and the planet.

We deliver actionable evidence and solutions to transform how land is used and how food is produced: conserving and restoring ecosystems, responding to the global climate, malnutrition, biodiversity and desertification crises. In short, improving people’s lives.

Marcos Alexandre

Maria and her son Marcos are leaders and facilitators of the Teçume da Floresta, a weavers collective based in Careiro, Amazonas, Brazil. Teçume da Floresta is a sustainable venture offering hand-made crafts made from natural fiber collected from the forest.