Interview with Joseph Tsongo – GLF Accra 2019

25 Dec 2019

Joseph Tsongo, Youth Ambassador AFR100 (Accra 2019) works with children and youth in Eastern DRC, planting trees and elevating understanding on climate and peace. His region is affected by both land degradation and armed conflict.

Interview with Rocky Dawuni

25 Dec 2019

Rocky Dawuni, International music star and Africa’s UN Goodwill Ambassador for the Environment (GLF Accra 2019) shares how he uses his music to shine a light on critical issues facing humanity and why art and entertainment is crucial for pushing the agenda forward on taking action in this climate crisis.

Interactive Session: Restoring Forests, Restoring Communities

19 Nov 2019

Interactive Session: Restoring Forests, Restoring Communities: How Secure Resource Rights Help Communities in Africa Restore Forests and Build Local Economies

Interactive Session: Enhancing Natural Resource Governance in Ghana

12 Nov 2019

The proposed interactive session will share and discuss experiences of enhancing natural resource governance in Ghana to restore degraded landscapes focusing on the examples of Community Natural Resource Management Areas (CREMAs).

GLF Accra 2019 as it happened

6 Nov 2019

Video by Patrick Augenstein On 29–30 October 2019, the Global Landscapes Forum in Accra convened in the Ghanaian capital to accelerate restoration in Africa. Titled “Restoring Africa’s Landscapes – Uniting actions from above and below,” the event saw farmers, entrepreneurs, artists, foresters, pastoralists, policymakers, royalty, and national and international leaders discuss needs and solutions for […]