Lobby for Change
Use your voice and vote to encourage positive change
- Write to your MP or local council for action on forests and trees.
- Sign petitions and join positive movements for change.
International Petitions and Campaigns
- Restore Forests. Restore Hope Campaign – targeting companies using commodities such as palm oil, soya, meat and dairy linked to forest destruction.
- Protect the Great Northern Forest – under threat from loggers, the Boreal forest circling the planet from Canada through Sweden and Finland through Russia – storing more carbon than all the tropical rainforests.
Friends of the Earth International
- Petition against the Batang Toru Dam project in Sumatra – which will threaten the forest where the newly discovered Tapanuli orangutan lives. The project could wipe out the species.
Global Deal for Nature
- Global Deal for Nature – developed by leading scientists calling on global leaders at the UN’s Convention on Biodiversity in 2020.
UK Petitions and Campaigns
Friends of the Earth UK
- Big Climate Fightback campaign pledge calling on one million people to pledge to plant a tree to help fight the climate emergency.
- UK Tree Charter initiated in 2015 uniting more than 70 organisations and 300 local community groups to build a people-powered movement for trees.
Please note Positive Nature has no formal affiliation with these organisations