Restoring Ecosystems for a Better Future

What is RISE?

Restoration Initiative for Sustainable Ecosystems (RISE) is a nonprofit organization registered in the Philippines and based at Visayas State University (VSU) in Baybay City, Leyte. We work with local stakeholders to conserve and restore forests, develop productive landscapes, and improve human well-being.

What We Do?

Forest & Landscape Restoration


& Training

Where We Work?

Let's RISE together for a better future

Get involved and help us restore ecosystems.

What's New?

Integrating Rainforestation Farming Approach into DEPED-ALS Curriculum on Negros Island​

RISE cosponsors Webinar Series on Forest & Landscape Restoration​

New Rainforestation book published

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