Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES) are payments made to farmers or landowners for actions that either preserve, restore, or enhance an ecosystem service. The idea is that beneficiaries of an ecosystem service, such as businesses and governments, compensate individuals for providing or stewarding a service that they benefit from.

Read our factsheet to find out more Payments for Ecosystem Services, and how ETP is using the concept to support the lives of those working in tea.