News archive 2020

Taking stock of three years of implementation of payments for environmental services in Côte d’Ivoire

A mechanism for offering financial incentives to farmers to manage their land in ways that offer ecological benefits shows significant promise in Côte d’Ivoire, the European Union (EU) REDD...

Cocoa agroforestry in Côte d’Ivoire: New insights from economic modelling

Smallholder farmers across Côte d’Ivoire rely heavily on cocoa production, but rarely manage to generate a living income from cocoa alone. Balancing the well-being of farmers and conservation and...

EFI seeks a Communications Expert, Stakeholder Engagement Expert and Technical Expert

To reinforce its "Keberlanjutan sAwit Malaysia dan Indonesia", i.e. "sustainability of Malaysian and Indonesian palm oil” (KAMI) project, the European Forest Institute (EFI) is seeking...

EFI seeks a Land-Use Governance Expert

The European Forest Institute (EFI) is seeking Land-Use Governance Expert to reinforce the EU REDD Facility and its portfolio in Africa. The position is based at EFI’s office in Barcelona, Spain.

Blog: Mapping climate finance to influence policy, plan investments, and measure progress

As climate change impacts grow ever more apparent, it becomes more urgent to stop carbon flowing into the atmosphere and increase resilience to rising threats. Much will depend on how and where...

Valérie Merckx to lead EU FLEGT and REDD Facilities

Valérie Merckx has been appointed as Head of the FLEGT and REDD Unit, and will start in her position immediately.