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EU REDD Facility releases briefing on options for low-carbon agricultural development in Cote d’Ivoire

The EU REDD Facility has published a briefing, ‘Comment concilier développement agricole et forestier en Côte d'Ivoire et à quel coût?' (How can Côte d'Ivoire reconcile agricultural and forest...

Content: Demand-side measures

Linking supply and demand-side measures Many major agricultural commodities such as beef, soy, sugar and palm oil drive deforestation in tropical countries. There is a growing awareness that in...

Content: Drivers of deforestation and forest degradation

Drivers of deforestation and forest degradation Forest degradation Human activities that drive forest degradation include overgrazing, demand for fuel wood and charcoal, excessive logging...

Content: Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d'Ivoire Between 1960 and 2017, Côte d'Ivoire's forest cover fell from 12 million hectares to less than 3 million hectares as agriculture, and cocoa production in particular, expanded....