Replenishing the planet, one seed at a time

WithOneSeed works with communities across Australia and Timor Leste to make environments sustainable, to end poverty and hunger, to build knowledge and to create regional partnerships.

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The story of WithOneSeed – Replenishing the planet one seed at a time
WithOnePlanet – WithOneSeed open education
WithOneBean – Coffee with conscience supports Timor Leste
WithOneSeed – Economic participation
WithOneSeed – Regional partnerships

Do you know

CO2Do you know that Australia has the highest level of greenhouse gas emissions per capita in the world?

Carbon fact #2

TechnologyDo you know that on average there are over 4.5 million Facebook likes every day?

Technology fact #8

EarthDo you know that worldwide there are 25 hectares of fertile land being reduced to desert every minute?

General environment fact #1

TimorDo you know that half of the Timor Leste population live below the poverty line?

Timor fact #4

HealthDo you know that more than 400,000 Chinese people die every year from illness and disease related to air pollution?

Health fact #2

EarthDo you know that worldwide in 2012 there were more than 32 million people displaced due to natural disasters? This is 4 million more than the combined populations of Australia and New Zealand.

General environment fact #6

EnergyDo you know that 67% of the world’s electricity is generated from fossil fuels?

Energy fact #2

EarthDo you know that children are more likely than adults to perish during natural disasters or succumb to malnutrition, injuries or disease in the aftermath?

General environment fact #7

TimorDo you know that 90% of Australians have the internet, compared to only 1% of our neighbours in Timor-Leste?

Timor fact #1

HealthDo you know that for every 1°C increase above the normal average temperature, there is a 8% increase in diarrhoea related hospitalisations?

Health fact #1

CO2Do you know that 1,811 tons of CO2 emissions are generated from the internet every minute? That is approximately 2 million tons annually?

Carbon fact #1

TimorDo you know that only 50% of children in Timor Leste complete primary school?

Timor fact #3

CO2Do you know that trees play a specific and important role in the global carbon cycle by absorbing carbon dioxide during photosynthesis, storing carbon above and belowground, and producing oxygen as a by-product of photosynthesis?

Carbon fact #8

EarthDo you know that reforestation improves soil and water quality, reduces soil erosion, and helps to restore natural habitats?

General environment fact #3

EarthDo you know that every year more than 4 billion plastic shopping bags are discarded which then causes the death of over 2,000 birds and mammals every minute?

General environment fact #2





See where the trees are planted in Baguia, Timor Leste

Click on a flag to get more information on trees planted by farmers as part of WithOneSeed’s community forestry cooperative

Current Statistics

subsistence farmers engaged in planting and maintaining trees
trees planted amd under management
village-based plant nurseries designed and constructed, each with the capability to propagate 10,000 seedlings per year
local Timorese employed to develop the community forestry initiative
Village Learning Centre in Baguia, providing internet access and online learning for the community