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#3 - Ecology is Economy

Tree planting is where it all began for CFI and still forms the backbone of our work.  Since 2008, we have helped Pembans plant over 1 million trees!  We are...

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#1 - Green Cooking Fuel

We all need energy, and in the face of climate change what the world needs most is clean energy. Traditionally, over 90% of Pemba’s energy comes from wood and charcoal...

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Where Trails and Ideas Meet

Last Tuesday, members of CFP and CFI including Executive Directors Mbarouk Mussa Omar and Jeff Schnurr were warmly welcomed by community members of Perth-Andover in western New...

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#CFIconnect

#CFIconnect brought together community leaders from across New Brunswick and Nova Scotia with our Tanzanian partners last week in an effort to strengthen collaboration among...

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Good help is on its way

Land rich and cash poor.  Is there any better way to sum up the dilemma facing so many of our rural communities?  For us New Brunswickers, rural economics are...

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“Plant it Forward”

‘Pound for Pemba’ is more than just a fundraiser. It is how CFI was born.

A light-hearted video about this years 'Pound for Pemba' 2014 fundraiser...

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Pounding For Pemba 2014

Canadian tree-planters have the hardest job on the planet. Each day they wake- up at the crack of dawn to pull on wet clothes and muddy boots before rolling out of the...

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