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The Converging World
Restoring Tropical Dry Evergreen Forest

Restoring Tropical Dry Evergreen Forest

Why we need your help

Climate change is complex. The solution is simple.

Reforestation offers us the simplest, low-cost solution to tackling climate change, as well as providing livelihoods, protecting and restoring wildlife and supporting water and climate management.

We have the opportunity to help restore Tropical Dry Evergreen Forest in Tamil Nadu, South East India. 200 years ago this stretched for a 1000km down the eastern seaboard, and records show that elephants once roamed there. By the 1960s less than 5% of it remained.

We have already supported the planting of 30,000 trees but there is much more to do.

Through our partner, who has helped to establish a women's cooperative in Tamil Nadu, India, we are trying to raise enough funds to help them get the saplings from the nurseries and into the ground.

Your donation will help support local livelihoods; bring back wildlife; help people keep cool through providing shade; as well as improving fresh water supply locally because the trees absorb rainfall recharging the water table.

The cost of each sapling includes compost, land, water landscape management, planting and looking after your trees for one year. 


raised towards 40,000.00 target


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How you can support us


Natalie Bird

Natalie Bird's Pedal to Parisfundraising page

The Converging World

The Converging World's fundraising page

Brad Doswell

Brad Doswell's fundraising page

Lydia King

Lydia King's Spin Bike Pedal to Paris

Ian Roderick

Ian Roderick's fundraising page

Ian Roderick

Ian Roderick's fundraising page

Joy Saunders

Joy Saunders's fundraising page

Wendy Stephenson

Bristol to Paris cycle in four days


Jun 10, 2016



Mar 21, 2016

Chris Born

More trees please!

(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Mar 05, 2016

Ed Rowberry

Good cause

(plus 6.25 giftaid)

Mar 03, 2016

Darren Hall

An amazingly simple way of doing some good for Climate Change. Action not words. Very happy to support.

(plus 6.25 giftaid)

Dec 11, 2015

Jenny Foster

(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Oct 15, 2015

Ross R

(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Oct 14, 2015

Liam W

(plus 1.25 giftaid)

Oct 07, 2015

I think you are doing a very important thing planting trees

(plus 6.25 giftaid)


Total raised so far


Total plus Gift Aid 6,991.70

Direct donations


Raised offline 5,153.70

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