Forest Landscape Restoration through sustainable wood energy value chains
As of: November 2019
Objective and activities
The project aims to support partner institutions in Ghana to work with small entrepreneurs and organized charcoal producer groups of several communities in charcoal producing regions to restore forest landscapes. In this way the implementation of the national climatepolicy and the REDD+ strategy will be strengthened. The project will implement measures in three areas: 1) sustainable wood energy production and use to restore forest landscapes, 2) improvement of the political and institutional framework for sustainable Wood energy and forest landscape restoration, and 3) dissemination of the approach in Ghana and the region. The measures contributeto a better positioning of Ghana within the international REDD+ negotiations and Bonn Challenge as well as to the fulfilment of Ghana’s INDC.