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Food Security
Sustainable Farming
Climate Change

Growing Together: Transforming Small-Scale Agriculture in Ecuador

Come along on a journey to the heart of the Amazon rainforest in Ecuador, where CATIE and ProAmazonia are working together to transform the way small producers farm. With a shared commitment to sustainable agriculture, these two partners are collaborating to improve the lives of 3500 producers and their families, while promoting environmentally friendly practices that protect the natural resources of the region. This video showcases the inspiring work being done by CATIE and ProAmazonia, and invites others to join in this important effort. By working together, we can create a more sustainable and equitable world for all.

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Preserving the Legacy: A Student's Mission to Save Endangered Tree Species

Join us on a journey in Osa Peninsula as we meet Luana, a passionate and dedicated student who is on a mission to save endangered tree species. As a scholarship recipient, Luana is dedicated to researching and preserving some of the most vulnerable plant species on the planet. Through her work, she is helping ensure their survival for generations to come. From the towering canopy to the forest floor, Luana’s story will inspire you to take action and help protect our precious natural resources.”

CATIE: Guarding the Future of Coffee With the world's Most Diverse Arabica Collection

Journey with us as we explore the work of CATIE, a pioneer in sustainable coffee production. Since 1949, CATIE has curated an impressive International Coffee Collection, spanning 12 hectares (29 acres) and housing the world’s most diverse C. Arabica collection. This precious treasure is more than just coffee – it is the key to a sustainable future for farmers, communities, and coffee lovers worldwide. 

Botanical Garden
Seed Banks

CATIE's Botanical Garden, a Story of Conservation

Much of the biodiversity found at CATIE is found in its Botanical Garden, a 45-hectare (113 acres) land that maintains nearly 4,400 genetic samples— representing more than 280 species from around the world. The garden is a laboratory for students and scientists, as well as an educational site to learn about environmental conservation and the sustainable use and protection of our natural resources.

Community Impact

Empowerment Through Craft: The Story of Southwest Airlines and CATIE's Leather Program

 Through an innovative partnerships with Southwest Airlines ‘Repurpose with Purpose’ we are empowering individuals with the skills to make a positive impact on their lives.

Tree Planting
Climate Change

Reforesting Our Future: AstraZeneca's Partnership to Plant Thousands of Trees in Costa Rica

Join us on a journey as we explore AstraZeneca’s partnership with CATIE to plant thousands of trees in Turrialba, Costa Rica. Through this initiative, AstraZeneca is taking action to help restore the natural environment and protect the planet for future generations. This video showcases the inspiring work being done by AstraZeneca and CATIE. We invite other partners to join in this important effort. By working together, we can make a difference and create a better, greener future for all.

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