If deforestation continues unabated, Ivory Coast - the world’s top cocoa producer - risks losing all its forest cover by 2034.
Deforestation, poor urban planning caused deadly mudslide in Sierra Leone – Report
A narrative has developed that suggests there is a trade-off between sustainable land use approaches and local economic growth. A range of innovative new jurisdictional programmes, including in Africa, have the potential to show that is not the case by reconciling competing social, economic and environmental objectives.
By Andrew Mambondiyani Thomson Reuters Foundation One of the world's largest forest conservation projects has managed to curb deforestation in northern Zimbabwe, but the slow sale of carbon credits – on which the project...