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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Proforest Initiative

  • Income

    £2.1M

  • Spending

    £2.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1137523 Company no. 7293440

Contact details

Public address

  • Proforest, South Suite, Frewin Court, Frewin Court, Oxford, OX1 3HZ

Aims & activities

Concerned with sustainable production and sourcing of agricultural and forest commodities. Work is delivered through programmes - global level - providing technical support to multi-stakeholder initiatives, using partnerships to develop capacity and innovating approaches for smallholder development - regional level - addressing deforestation, climate change and sustainable economic development.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£2.1M

Expenditure:

£2.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £918.9K Other assets
  • £312.7K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable spending ratios

93%
0%
7%

Charitable objects

1.TO PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC THE CONSERVATION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE PHYSICAL AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT BY PROMOTING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT BY: (A) THE PRESERVATION, CONSERVATION AND THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE PRUDENT USE OF RESOURCES. (B) THE RELIEF OF POVERTY AND THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE IN SOCIALLY AND ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES. (C) THE PROMOTION OF SUSTAINABLE MEANS OF ACHIEVING ECONOMIC GROWTH AND REGENERATION. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MEANS ¶DEVELOPMENT WHICH MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE PRESENT WITHOUT COMPROMISING THE ABILITY OF FUTURE GENERATIONS TO MEET THEIR OWN NEEDS.÷ 2. TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN THE CONSERVATION, PROTECTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE PHYSICAL AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND THE PROTECTION, ENHANCEMENT AND REHABILITATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 23 JUNE 2010 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION ENTERED ON COMPANIES REGISTER 12 OCTOBER 2010.

Area of benefit

Undefined. In Practice National And Overseas.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
  • 6 Trustees
  • 0 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Mr Cooper (Chair) Coed Cymru Cyf Up-to-date
Monteverdi Singers Up-to-date
Ishmael Dodoo None on record
Mario Abreu None on record
Emily Jane Fripp None on record
Dr Ines Alessandra Riccardi Smyth None on record
Dr Mary Elizabeth Agnes Hobley None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Brazil
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Colombia
  • Gabon
  • Ghana
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Indonesia
  • Ivory Coast
  • Liberia
  • Malaysia
  • Netherlands
  • Singapore
  • United States