Cover photo: Tree planting by Ms. Ulla Andrén, the Regional Head of Development Cooperation in Sub-Saharan Africa at the Embassy of Sweden in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and Prof Godwin Kowero, Executive Secretary-CEO AFF; presided over by Ms. Monica Kalenda, Senior Deputy Director Kenya Forest Service during AFF’s tenth year anniversary celebrations held on 22 May 2019 at the Karura Forest in Nairobi, Kenya.

AFF Quarterly Newsletter |Volume 8 | Issue 1 |

African Forest Forum (AFF) is pleased to present its latest newsletter. In it you will find information on what the institution has been doing in the broad area of African forestry, as well as efforts that AFF has made to link its work with what is happening globally that either affects forests and trees outside forests and/ or is influenced by these resources.

Inside this issue

  • Regional Validation Workshop: African Union Sustainable Forest Management Programme Framework
  • AFF’s side event at the UNFF on implementation of NDCs in Africa
  • Promoting youth in African forestry
  • AFF accredited to the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA)
  • 14th Session of the Conference of the 5 Parties to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (COP 14)
  • AFF turns 10

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