The "Gateway to International Timber Trade" at www.timbertradeportal.com is a "one-stop" information point providing international timber traders and other users with information on the forest industries and legality requirements in timber-producing countries.
Paul Hol and Peter Paap have published their article in FAO’s Nature & Faune magazine. The key message is that the private sector is ready to scale up commercial reforestation as part of forest landscape restoration. This message has also been communicated with investors and stakeholders during the Conference New Forests for Africa, in March of this year.
For the first time, the Nuffic Tailor Made Training on ‘Sustainable commercial reforestation management’ has been provided at Form Ghana’s training centre in Berekum. 32 young professionals working at Form Ghana Ltd. or at related institutes in Ghana, Togo, and Sierra Leone, have been trained in the field of reforestation management.