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ECOSIA is a German social business that was founded in 2009 after a trip around the world and the discovery of the high impact on all kinds of life by deforestation. Ecosia won several awards for its clever concept and speedy growth in Europe and beyond. In April 2014, ECOSIA was the first German company to become a B Corporation thanks to its social business model.
ECOSIA uses the profit made from your searches to plant trees where they are needed most. Get the free browser extension and plant trees with every search.
ECOSIA knows that trust has to be earned
That is why ECOSIA publish his monthly financial reports and tree planting receipts online. This way the user can hold ECOSIA accountable.
ECOSIA is planting all around the world
Trees mean a happy environment, healthy people, and a strong economy. Their awesome projects in cooperation with notable local organizations:
- Restoring watersheds in Brazil
- Restoring coastal forrests and natural corridors in Madagaskar
- Trees for healthier forrests and people in Indonesia
- Empowering women in Kenya – as part of the “Green Movement” against deforestation, land grabbing and corruption.
- Coffee For Peace in Colombia
- Protecting the home of the Orang-Utans in Indonesia
- Regreening the Sahel in Burkina Faso
- Restoring key watersheds in Ghana in coop. with “TreeAid”
- Supporting Europe`s biodiversity in Spain
- From Cocaine to cacao in Peru in coop. with the PUR project
- Restoring the Atlantic rainforrest in Brazil in coop. with PACTO
- Food security through tree planting on Haiti
- Alternatives for Palm Oil in Indonesia
- Reforesting vulcano slopes in Nicaragua in coop. with Dia
- and more important projects with a focus on tree planting.
ECOSIA RESPECTS YOUR PRIVACY
It doesn`t save data about your searches. ECOSIA doesn’t create personal profiles of his users based on their search history. ECOSIA actually anonymizes all searches within one week.
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For further details, just visit their website: https://www.ecosia.org/
By the way, ECOSIA is also offering a tiny Online Shop….