InfiniteEARTH’s Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve achieved another major milestone in September 2020, becoming the first REDD+ project in the world to be audited for SDG (UN Sustainable Development Goal) compliance under the SD Vista Standard – achieving the highest possible rating of contributing to all 17 UN SDGs.
Rimba Raya, nearly the size of Singapore, protects one of the most highly endangered ecosystems in the world.
We form a vital patrolled buffer zone between the ever-encroaching bulldozers of the palm oil industry and the Tanjung Puting National Park, home to one of the last remaining wild populations of orangutans on earth.
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At Rimba Raya, we partner with local communities to develop solutions which provide sustainable growth of the economy while protecting and preserving limited and vulnerable natural resources.
We strive for operational exceptionalism across three industry standard measures:
There is a strong link between food security and women.Women and men at the Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve were able to attend a training session on food production and this is the result! 'Women produce between 60 and 80 per cent of the food in most developing countries and are responsible for half of the world's food production, yet their key role as food producers and providers and their critical contribution to household food security is only recently becoming recognised.'- Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve ... See MoreSee Less
'Women produce between 60 & 80 % of the food in most developing countries and are responsible for half of the world's food production, yet their key role as food producers & providers & their critical contribution to household food security is only recently recognised'. FAO