en stories


rare has a new website

You are on it!

The site has been a big undertaking for Rare with every team contributing. We are really proud of the result. Read more >

reciprocal water agreements for watershed protection

By Keith Alger, Senior Vice President, Latin America, Rare

What starts uphill runs downhill, and in countries with mountainous terrain like the high Andes this can mean pollutants from upstream running into drinking water supplies in the valley. Read more >

private capital can help sustain fisheries

q&a with Jason Scott

Recently, Bloomberg Philanthropies and The Rockefeller Foundation supported a study conducted by EKO Asset Management Partners (EKO) in cooperation with Rare and Oceana on how to better finance sustainable fisheries solutions. Jason Scott, EKO managing partner and co-founder sat down with Rare’s Lisa Swann to talk about how these investments work. Read more >

featured campaign

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    Rare Fellow Wida Sulistyaningrum never imagined she could change the fate of coastal Indonesian fishing villages. She and her colleagues at Conservation International had been working for years to help communities embrace sustainable fishing behaviors. Rare partnered with CI and helped Wida approach the community in a new way.
    Read how >