MoP15 : Proceedings and documentation of Streams – of the15th CBFP Meeting of Partners

Download the presentations from the Streams - The Thematic Sessions (Stream) of the 15th CBFP Meeting of Partners took place as part of implementation of the CBFP roadmap.  The Streams helped strengthen coordination and promote information exchange, mobilization of CBFP partners, monitoring and evaluation of partners’ actions and communication around actions undertaken. It was equally observed that CBFP partners who took part in CBFP meetings were well informed and were eager to share knowledge regarding innovations, emerging results, and developments in the implementation of their programs and projects.   During the 15th CBFP Meeting of Partners, a total of 6 Thematic Streams-Sessions were organized (available for download)...

 

Proceedings and documentation of Thematic Session - Stream 3: Forest Law Enforcement and Good Governance -  - and Land Use Dynamics - Leader: EU... Read more …

Proceedings and documentation of  Thematic Session - Stream 2: Conservation, Wildlife and Bushmeat – Leader : AWF - CIFOR...Read more … 

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Fern: Speaking truth to power: The village woman taking on the palm oil giant

The Société Financière des Caoutchouc (Socfin) group is among the world’s biggest independent plantation owners, managing 187,000 hectares of mostly oil palm and rubber plantations in Asia and Africa, where it has been operating for more than a century. Meanwhile controversy of various kinds has dogged Socfin in recent years.

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Devex-UN General Assembly, USAID vs. China, and an aid donors' report card: This week in development

The 73rd United Nations General Assembly is officially underway, while development leaders prepare to descend on New York City for Global Goals Week. Inside the U.N. headquarters, global health advocates will closely watch discussions around two global threats that have struggled to find traction on the international agenda — noncommunicable diseases and tuberculosis — both of which will be the subject of high-level meetings next week.

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Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park °° Monthly update

In August, just before the celebration of World Elephant Day, a big result was achieved for the elephants of Nouabale-Ndoki and the Republic of Congo. Indeed, the country adopted its National Action Plan for Elephants (NAPE), a huge step forward for elephant conservation.

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Traffic- EMPTY SHELLS: Inside the illegal abalone trade

South Africa's abalone poaching crisis: Over the past 18 years, poachers have stripped South African coastal waters of at least 96 million abalone. A new TRAFFIC report and documentary examine the ongoing poaching crisis targeting South African abalone Haliotis midae…

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Traffic report- EMPTY SHELLS: An assessment of abalone poaching and trade from southern Africa

Driven by sophisticated transnational criminal networks and local gangs, the illegal abalone trade has been fuelled by deeply entrenched socio-economic disparities in the Western Cape, bitterly contested fishing quotas, drugs, and gang violence. Download report…

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REFADD Position Paper for COP 14

Gathered in Libreville, Gabon, from 30 July to 02 August 2018, within the framework of the regional operationalization workshop on REFADD’s Strategic Action, the network’s members met on the sidelines of the workshop and presented the Position Paper for the Fourteenth Conference of the Parties (COP 14) on Biodiversity as follows....

 

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Proposed action plan to enhance transparency in VPA-FLEGT and REDD+ processes

In a bid to help increase transparency in VPA FLEGT and REDD+ processes, a proposed three-year action plan (2018-2020) was submitted for consideration to forestry and environmental sector stakeholders who were meeting in a workshop to assess transparency in both processes  (VPA and REDD+). The workshop was organized by the Forests and Rural Development association (FODER) last July as part of the Voice of Citizens for Change Project; Forest Observation in the Congo basin (CV4C) implemented by a consortium of Congo Basin organizations, led by the CIDT with the financial support of the European Union and project partners.

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International conference “Research for conservation of biodiversity and ecosystem services (CIBES 18)

Following the release of the results of the first IPBES Africa assessment, an international conference was held in Kinshasa from 24 to 26 July 2018, entitled: International conference “Research for conservation of biodiversity and ecosystem services. Current situation, stakes and solutions for the DRC”, abbreviated CIBES.

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CBFP News Archive

2018

REDD+ in GCF
GCF Recent Activity
FTNS Annual Report 2017
Cidt : FGF Brazzaville 2018
Fourth CBFP Council meeting
Forest Watch - April 2018