CPR - CEFDHAC: Organization of the 7th CEFDHAC Sub-Regional Forum Scheduled in November 2011 in Kigali

 

This was one of the ten strong recommendations of CEFDHAC second sub-regional steering committee which also, on the same occasion, drew a new roadmap resulting from the assessment of that which so far underlay CPR activities, and was adopted by consensus.

 

docs/fotos/chenilles2.jpgPlease, follow this link communiqué final du deuxième comité de pilotage sous-régional  to CEFDHAC Conference, held in Kigali (Rwanda), from 31 March to 2 April 2011. The meeting gathered among others, presidents of national fora and CEFDHAC relevant Networks, development partners represented by GIZ, CBFP Facilitator, PACEBCo, CARPE and UICN, as well as some relevant civil society organizations.

 

The prime objective of the discussions was to assess the road travelled by national fora and CEFDHAC networks from Bangui 2009 till date, to highlight recurrent funding problems, to internalize and own other sub-regional initiatives inherent to the review of COMIFAC convergence plan and finally to establish perspectives for CEFDHAC which is implementing its reform process.

 

docs/fotos/fleuve.jpgWhile presenting the programme adopted, following the opening ceremony chaired by His Excellency BAZIVAMO Christophe, the Rwandan Minister for Forests and Mining, and rendered during the meeting, remarks were made relating to (1) the operational level of CEFDHAC whose three strong points (e.g. The fora were organized in some countries and their installed structures are functional…) and four weak points were identified (eg. Absence of a technical facilitation in some countries…). (2) Concerning CEFDHAC Networks, strong points were identified, especially on appropriation, though relating to some sub-regional process networks… and weak points such as limited financial resources…

 

docs/fotos/newsletter/plants_de_moabi2.jpgFrom these major remarks, ten recommendations were adopted including synergy between different fora, networks partners and COMIFAC initiatives; the efficient governance and funding strategy for all national fora and networks, the communication platform, the organization of the 7th sub-regional Forum planned to hold in Kigali in November 2011, the ratification of COMIFAC treaty, COMIFAC funding by member states and CEFDHAC Facilitation exceptionally entrusted to UICN.

 

To learn more, please contact Honourable Louis Roger ESSOLA ETOA, President of the Steering Committee (alosserl@yahoo.fr)

 

Download the communiqué final of CEFDHAC sub-regional Steering Committee and the feuille de route (Draft)

Go back

CBFP News

Worldmigratorybirdday: World Migratory Bird Day. 10 May 2017

All the activities organized for World Migratory Bird Day are united by a common theme. With the 2017 theme "Their Future is our Future", WMBD will throw light on the topic of "Sustainable Development for Wildlife and People".

Read more …

worldmigratorybirdday: 10 May 2017: World Migratory Bird Day

World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) was initiated in 2006 and is an annual awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. It has a global outreach and is an effective tool to help raise global awareness of the threats faced by migratory birds, their ecological importance, and the need for international cooperation to conserve them.

Read more …

GCF: Invitation for Thirteenth Round of Application for Accreditation as an Observer Organization to the Green Climate Fund.

 Following the GCF’s Governing Instrument and Rules of Procedures of the Board, which encourage accredited observer organizations to designate representatives to attend meetings of the Board, the Co-Chairs of the GCF Board invite civil society organizations (CSOs), private sector organizations (PSOs), and international entities (IEs), wishing to obtain observer status, to apply for accreditation.Applications for accreditation as an observer organization should be submitted by Tuesday, 9 May 2017, 18.00 KST (UTC+09.00) to the following address: observers@gcfund.org.

Read more …

GCF: GCF 101 – New guide on how to access the Green Climate Fund

Songdo, 18 Apr 2017. The Green Climate Fund launches “GCF 101” – a new web-based guide that provides Partners with detailed information on how to access the Fund’s resources. The guide aims to help GCF stakeholders better navigate the many elements of engaging with the Fund.

Read more …

OECD-Climate Change Adaptation and Financial Protection. Synthesis of Key Findings from Colombia and Senegal

These tools and instruments, collectively known as financial protection, can help people cope with the impacts of climate-related disasters, reduce costs of recovery and reconstruction, and encourage risk reduction. Linking financial protection and climate adaptation in development planning and policy has the potential to increase the resilience of affected communities.

 

Read more …

africatime : Cameroon and EU enter agreement for better management of forest resources

APA-Douala (Cameroon) - The Cameroon Government and the European Union (EU) have signed a Voluntary Partnership Agreement (APV) to improve forest resources management through closer monitoring of logging activities, corroborating sources said on Wednesday .

Read more …

RECEIAC: Journalists and communicators acquire outreach tools on climate change and REDD+

Douala (Cameroon), 5 to 7 April 2017 - The network of communicators on the environment and information in Central Africa (RECEIAC) held a workshop. The sub regional workshop aimed to strengthen the capacities of journalists and communicators in the field of climate change and REDD+ for sustainable management of ecosystems in the Congo Basin.

Read more …

PACO-SSIP: small grants available for biodiversity protection and local development

The Small Scale Initiative Programme (SSIP) has launched a new call for project proposals. The goal of this programme is to strengthen the civil society in Central and West Africa by supporting the implementation of biodiversity protection and local development projects.

Read more …

CBFP News Archive

2017

EU Forest Watch April 2017
What is World Water Day?
GCF- Get accredited
IAF and the 2030 Agenda