Agroforestry in Madagascar

Tamatave & Akamasoa, Madagascar
In Madagascar, social enterprise Bôndy and Go Forest focus on planting trees in an agroforestry system, combining the cultivation of trees with crops or livestock on the same plot of land, and where all the trees planted have (quick) economic benefits for the local farmers. We have developed a model where we plant high–value species on farmer lands that will bring economic and environmental benefits to the local populations. This creates a more diverse ecosystem, promoting sustainable use of agricultural land. Field engineers provide training o...Read more
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23647
trees planted
19674.30
tonnes of CO₂
absorbed during lifetime
High
tree Return On Investment
32
tree species
5 years
of close follow-up
1
direct beneficiary per 1000 trees
4,5
indirect beneficiaries per 1000 trees
4
long term jobs per 1000 trees

Partners

Care for communities

At Go Forest, we don’t just plant trees. We engage in much more, such as ensuring sustainable support for local communities. We do so by using the UN Sustainable Development Goals, which serve as a blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and in the future. Depending on the region and the project, you’ll be supporting different SDGs.
1 No poverty
2 Zero hunger
5 Gender equality
8 Decent work and economic growth
10 Reduced inequalities
12 Responsible consumption and production
13 Climate action
14 Life below water
15 Life on land
17 Partnerships for the goals