In Africa

The EU REDD Facility supports countries in improving land-use governance as part of their effort to slow, halt and reverse deforestation and the overall EU effort to reduce its impact on deforestation in developing countries. In Africa the Facility works with stakeholders in Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Republic of the Congo.

Actions in Africa


Taking stock of the implementation of PES in Côte d'Ivoire


Building a business case for forest-friendly commodities in Côte d'Ivoire


Linking REDD+ and FLEGT at the provincial level in the Democratic Republic of the Congo


Fostering South-south cooperation with Brazil in the Democratic Republic of the Congo


Combining independent monitoring of forest governance and REDD+ in DRC


Drawing on experience to develop REDD+ benefit sharing in the Republic of the Congo


Making information on FLEGT and REDD+ more accessible in the Republic of the Congo

Strengthening the participation of civil society in REDD+ in the Republic of the Congo

Engaging with smallholder cocoa farmers to develop deforestation-free supply chains in Côte d'Ivoire

Creating incentives for logging companies to engage in REDD+ in DRC

Mapping financial flows to support REDD+ efforts in Côte d'Ivoire

A path to sustainable cocoa: financial solutions for Côte d’Ivoire