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A global programme supporting governance and market reforms aimed at reducing the illegal use of forest resources, benefitting poor forest-dependent people and promoting sustainable growth in developing countries.
ISO 639-1 Supporting governance and market reforms that reduce the illegal use of forest resources and benefit poor people
To improve the the livelihoods of forest dependent communities and reduce deforestation in the Congo Basin by providing support to forest zoning, independent forest monitoring, civil society advocacy and the strengthening of legal frameworks for community forestry, as well as direct investments in community forest enterprises. The programme is expected to benefit 2.4million beneficiaries (direct and indirect). The programme will also have a demonstration effect, building a body of evidence on Community Forestry in the Congo Basin.
Our Community Forests project aims to establish a successful model of community-based forest management, one that focuses on the rights, needs and priorities of local communities, including those of marginalised groups such as indigenous peoples and women. The project’s overall aim is to alleviate poverty, improve rural livelihoods and reduce deforestation in the Congo Basin.
Embedding community real time monitoring to sustain livelihoods and forests in Central and West AfricaRainforest Foundation UK
The overall goal of the project is to improve forest governance through more effective participation of forest communities and civil society, thereby improving rights and livelihoods for forest peoples and promoting stronger environmental sustainability.