The Kasigau Corridor REDD Project - Phase II
Wildlife Works’ Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project protects over 500,000 acres of highly threatened Kenyan forest known as the Kasigau Corridor, securing the entire wildlife migration corridor between Tsavo East and Tsavo West National Parks.Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD) was originated by the United Nations to help stop the destruction of the world’s forests. “REDD+” goes beyond deforestation and includes the role of conservation, community development and job creation, and enhancement of forest carbon stocks among other benefits.
Social and Sustainability Benefits
This project is strongly contributing to sustainable development:
Protects Forests Protects Endangered Species Habitats Creating Jobs
Following a QAS approved carbon footprint calculation, this projects meets the requirements under the Quality Assurance Standard (QAS) for Carbon Offsetting. As part of this we are audited to ensure all offsets sold are retired on appropriate registries within 12 months of you purchasing.