Lines of action

Desert Leaves wants to link the academic world with enterprises, public authorities, NGOs and people that engage in afforestation projects in drylands, worldwide.

Our activities are focused on:

  • Consolidate knowledge related to forestation and forest preservation in drylands

  • Scientific fields: soil sciences, botany, hydraulics, geography, engineering, climatology and social sciences

  • Case studies,to learn from both successful and failed projects

  • Economics: CO2 credit systems as possible income, water and operational costs

  • Support scientists and organizations in the development of their work through scholarships, seminars, stays in universities, field work

  • Dissemination of knowledge through symposia, congresses, online media, publications and press releases

  • Create a global network of experts and people interested in afforestation and forest preservation of drylands