Environment and Development


Nature-Based Community Funds Leading a Transformational Change in the Kagera Basin

Nature-Based Community Funds Leading a Transformational Change in the Kagera Basin

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Investing in Women to Tackle Climate Change

Investing in Women to Tackle Climate Change

According to the recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s assessment report, the world w[...]

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Forest management stakeholders reiterate commitment to the promotion of indigenous trees for landscape restoration in Rwanda

Forest management stakeholders reiterate commitment to the promotion of indigenous trees for landscape restoration in Rwanda

On 15th October2021 at Lemigo Hotel, the Rwanda Forestry Authority (RFA) and ARCOS held a nationa[...]

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Eco-Schools Programme partners met and pledged a continued collaboration towards its further successful implementation

Eco-Schools Programme partners met and pledged a continued collaboration towards its further successful implementation

On 23rd September 2021 at Lemigo Hotel, ARCOS Network held a meeting with Eco-Schools’ partners. A[...]

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The Foundation Audemars-Watkins and ARCOS Partner to Restore the Nyagasenyi Remnant Forest Landscape (Gahara Sector, Kirehe District)

The Foundation Audemars-Watkins and ARCOS Partner to Restore the Nyagasenyi Remnant Forest Landscape (Gahara Sector, Kirehe District)

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The Eco-Schools Programme is Spearheading the Translation of ‘Education for Sustainable Development' Principles in Rwanda

The Eco-Schools Programme is Spearheading the Translation of ‘Education for Sustainable Development' Principles in Rwanda

 The Eco-School Programme  is spearheading the translation of the principles of Education for Sust[...]

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Partnering With Communities for Improved Livelihoods and Environmental Stability

Partnering With Communities for Improved Livelihoods and Environmental Stability

ARCOS believes that building resilience to climate change through ecosystem restoration should go ha[...]

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Promoting Sustainable Food Systems in the Albertine Rift region

Promoting Sustainable Food Systems in the Albertine Rift region

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Building Resilience to Climate Change and Sustainable Livelihoods in Rwanda’s Agrosystems

Building Resilience to Climate Change and Sustainable Livelihoods in Rwanda’s Agrosystems

During the first year of the project, 600,486 trees were planted on 2,478 hectares in both Bugesera [...]

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The Albertine Rift Conservation Society (ARCOS), a Regional Conservation and Development NGO, longlisted for prestigious Ashden Award 2021

The Albertine Rift Conservation Society (ARCOS), a Regional Conservation and Development NGO, longlisted for prestigious Ashden Award 2021

ARCOS has been longlisted for a prestigious Ashden Award for Natural Climate Solution. Ashden, a UK [...]

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One Tree Planted-ARCOS: A New Collaboration Aiming to Promote Landscape Restoration and Improve Livelihoods of Rural Rwandan Farmers through Agroforestry

One Tree Planted-ARCOS: A New Collaboration Aiming to Promote Landscape Restoration and Improve Livelihoods of Rural Rwandan Farmers through Agroforestry

On April 14th, 2021, One Tree Planted and Albertine Rift Conservation Society (ARCOS) signed a new p[...]

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Livelihoods Funds-ARCOS Network: A partnership aiming to build resilience to climate change and sustainable livelihoods in Rwanda’s smallholder farmers’ agrosystems

Livelihoods Funds-ARCOS Network: A partnership aiming to build resilience to climate change and sustainable livelihoods in Rwanda’s smallholder farmers’ agrosystems

Since October 2020, the Albertine Rift Conservation Society, in partnership with the Livelihoods Fun[...]

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