Do you dream of a world where people and landscapes thrive?

The program has four main pillars: funding, learning opportunities, mentorship in collaboration with leading environmental organizations, and spotlighting at global events throughout the year. The selected Restoration Stewards and their teams are supported for one year to further develop their vision and impact and become ambassadors for restoration at both global and local levels.

Learn more about the program, how we work and how to get involved.

We’ve been featured in countless leading publications for our transformative work.

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Discover how our Stewards are nurturing hope, one seed at a time.

THE RESTORATION STEWARDS PROGRAM

The Restoration Stewards program is a youth program rooted in care, landscape leadership, diversity, intersectionality and intergenerational equity. Launched in 2020 by the Global Landscapes Forum and the Youth in Landscapes Initiative, it aims to support the efforts of youth-led teams in holistically restoring their landscapes and seascapes while nurturing  biocultural diversity.

The program has  four main pillars: funding, learning opportunities, mentorship in collaboration with leading environmental organizations, and spotlighting at global events throughout the year. Restoration Stewards and their teams are supported for one year to further develop their vision, deepen their impact and become  ambassadors for restoration at global and local levels. 

STORIES BY THE RESTORATION STEWARDS

Embark on a journey through the compelling narratives penned by our Restoration Stewards, illuminating their impactful experiences in the realm of conservation and landscape restoration

FORESTS

WETLANDS

OCEANDS

DRYLANDS

MOUNTAINS

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Celebrated and recognized by prominent publications, the Restoration Stewards program has been featured in the media, highlighting their youth-led transformative initiatives.

ENQUIRIES

Eirini Sakellari, GLF Youth Coordinator e.sakellari@cifor-icraf.org

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