CBFP Facilitation Phase 2016-2017

The Facilitation is now provided by the European Union for the period 2016-2017. The Focus of the European Union’ Facilitation is to reinforce and develop the CBFP, in order to safeguard its relevance and enhance its impact and sustainability. This is required in order to make sure that the CBFP continues to effectively promote the key objectives enunciated in the 1999 Yaoundé Declaration and made operational through the 2005 COMIFAC Treaty regarding the conservation and sustainable management of forest ecosystems in Central Africa.

 

 

  1. PROMOTING MORE EFFICIENT INTERACTION AND COOPERATION IN CBFP
  • Strengthening CBFP by creating a results-oriented governance structure
  • Promoting knowledge-based decision-making
  • Strengthening existing mechanisms and tools for more effective coordination and

Cooperation

  • Strengthening COMIFAC and enable it to take on a lead role in CBFP
  • Promoting a rationalised and effective division of labour among the main regional organisations concerned

 

  1. THEMATIC PRIORITY OBJECTIVES AND ACTIONS
  • Combatting poaching and wildlife trafficking
  • Addressing the impact of non-forestry sectors and related land-use decisions on the Congo Basin Forests
  • Promoting sustainable economic development of local communities, including through increased cooperation with the private sector
  • Climate change

 

Please download the Road Map : European Union Facilitation Road Map 2016-2017

 

 

Please download biographic information on the EU Facilitator of CBFP

 

 

 

 

 U.E. Facilitation – Team