• Empowering people to conserve and restore tropical forests
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  • Empowering people to conserve and restore tropical forests
    © Saskia Santamaria
  • Empowering people to conserve and restore tropical forests
    @ Eva Garen
  • Empowering people to conserve and restore tropical forests
    © Michiel van Breugel

Empowering People
to Restore and Conserve Tropical Forests

Our Mission

We train and support people from all sectors and backgrounds to restore and conserve tropical forest landscapes using strategies that support biodiversity and livelihoods. Learn about our approach.

Our Stories

Our Programs

Access cutting-edge research, hands-on experience and local wisdom for your conservation and restoration work.
Get world-renowned training from anywhere. Connect with a global network of scholars, professionals, and peers.
Find support to apply or share what you’ve learned from ELTI in the way that makes the most sense for your area.

Where We Work

ELTI Locations

Our field-based training events currently take place in Brazil, Colombia, Panama, Indonesia and the Philippines. Learn more about where we work.

ELTI Events

Sistema silvopastoril en una pequeña finca lechera de la Cordillera Central en Colombia. | Silvopastoral system in a dairy farm of the Colombian Andes.
February 7- March 14, 2022

Coming soon!

Curso Corto En Línea: Sistemas Silvopastoriles 2022

Online (Geographic emphasis on Latin America)

December 13, 2021

Coming soon!

November 11, 2021 (US) November 12, 2021 (Philippines)

ELTI Alumni Projects