If you think

in terms of a year, plant a seed
if in terms of ten years, plant trees
if in terms of hundred years, teach the people

He who plants a tree

plants hope

Look deep into nature

and then you will understand everything better

Because a tree was planted a long time ago

Someone is sitting in the shade today

A falling tree

makes more noise than a forest that grows

Face the Future – Restoring Ecosystems Worldwide


Having started as a foundation in 1990, we now have 25 years of ample experience in the carbon forestry market.

Closing the Carbon Cycle

Our philosophy is based on the principle of closing the carbon cycle. We have developed various projects and activities to achieve this goal.

The Way Forward

Corporations engaged in the neutralisation of carbon emissions will contribute to the much needed restoration of ecosystems, for the wellbeing of future generations.

Our Project Portfolio

The Gifts of a Tree

Explore the tree with your cursor to find its hidden gifts

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Ecuador Visit April 2016

(Parts taken from CERO CARBONO NO. 25 written by Luis Fernando Jara, PROFAFOR S.A.) The COP21 in December 2015 generated a lot of interest in environmental and social benefits provided by forests. So many governments today value their forests and the private sector is... read more

Future of Forests for the EU Climate Policy

Face the Future participated at an event in Brussels this March organised by The European Forest Institute on the future of European forests for climate change. Forests and the forest sector already contribute to a climate mitigation of 13% to the EU’s overall... read more

CCB Certification for Kibale Finalised

We are happy to announce that the Kibale forest restoration project in Uganda has now achieved CCB certification! The project started in 1995 and has been recently implemented as a revenue sharing project between the Uganda Wildlife Authority and Face the Future. This... read more