News archive 2021

A way forward for Indonesian customary forests and timber management

Supporting customary and indigenous groups to manage the forests they depend on helps reduce deforestation in tropical countries, recent research suggests.

The EU REDD Facility shares 10 lessons for ending tropical deforestation

As the EU REDD Facility marks its 10-year anniversary, it has released a summation of key lessons learned in working to strengthen efforts to ensure tropical forests meet their potential to limit...

Forest sector independent monitoring: promise for land-use governance

Forest sector independent monitoring: promise for land-use governance Despite decades of efforts, forests are still being lost at an alarming rate, particularly...

New training online on land-use planning processes

New training online on land-use planning processes The EU REDD Facility has announced a new online training programme for using the Land-use Planner , an interactive tool for land-use planning...

EU REDD Facility releases highlights and insights from 2020

EU REDD Facility releases highlights and insights from 2020  The EU REDD Facility has published its annual report for 2020, with highlights and insights into work achieved over the...

Land-use planning processes get easier with the upgraded Land-use Planner

Land-use planning processes get easier with the upgraded Land-use Planner The EU REDD Facility has announced major updates to the Land-use Planner , an interactive tool for...

Agroforesterie et reboisement en Côte d’Ivoire : évaluation des risques et des opportunités pour les investisseurs

Entre 1960 et 2017, le couvert forestier de la Côte d’Ivoire a reculé, passant de 12 millions d’hectares à moins de 3 millions, alors que l’agriculture, et en particulier la culture de cacao, se...

Agroforestry and reforestation in Côte d’Ivoire: Weighing investor risks and opportunities

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

EFI seeks a Forest and Land-Use Governance Expert

EFI seeks a Forest and Land-Use Governance Expert To reinforce the EU REDD Facility and its portfolio in Asia the European Forest Institute (EFI) is seeking a Forest and Land-Use Governance...