PINE TREE develops and implements sustainable biodiversity conservation, safe livelihood practices such as agroecology and indigenous peoples’ rights. It also conducts research and implements educational activities through training.
PINE TREE’s goal is to promote conservation and environmental justice for the rural poor by providing education and livelihood environmental enterprises like organic agriculture, agroforestry and alternative energy to lessen peoples’ dependence on forests.
PINE TREE is also strongly promoting and supporting seed banking and anti-biopiracy activities with the help of United Nations Development Programme and World Bank.
The following are the current programs of PINE TREE: