co-founder of reNature
Felipe Villela is the co-founder of reNature, a Dutch foundation with the goal of regenerating 1 million ha of degraded land worldwide through Agroforestry. He sees himself as a young leader within the agricultural sustainability movement, and his goal is to inspire & educate businesses & industries to produce their food & raw materials regeneratively. Felipe has been pitching at the TEDxAmsterdam, UN Environment, Global Landscape Forum & COP24 about this topic.
reNature is now co-creating with FARFARM a regenerative textile lab in the Amazon region in Brazil, with the aim of testing multiple natural fibers integrated into the same Agroforestry design, so that we can quantify the environmental, social & economical impact and prove the economic viability for the fashion industry.