Training compendiums on climate change in African forestry launched at AFF 10th anniversary celebrations
Training compendiums on climate change in African forestry launched at AFF 10th anniversary celebrations
Celebrating 10 years of commitment to Africa’s forests and tree resources
Celebrating 10 years of commitment to Africa’s forests and tree resources
The occasion, jointly organized by AFF, the Kenya Forest Service (KFS) and the Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI), was held at the Amani Gardens, Karura Forest grounds in Nairobi, Kenya.
Timber harvesting in a Ghanian forest. Photo © AFF/Godwin Kowero
Increased participation of the private sector and civil society in forest management
The increasing involvement of rural communities, as small holder farmers, in forestry issues, as well as the private sector and civil society could significantly influence how forests are managed in future.
A West Usambara Two-horned Chameleon (two horns), in the Usambara Mountains, Tanzania. Photo credit: Ales kocourek
Promotion of a holistic management approach of African forests
Following the Rio+20 Summit in June 2012, the global community is increasingly turning its attention and focus towards a “green growth” economic pathway.
Experiences on NDCs implementation in some African countries in the context of Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Uses
Experiences on NDCs implementation in some African countries in the context of Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Uses

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