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16 Resources for
Insights

How the Charcoal Industry Threatens DRC's Forests

  • deforestation
  • energy
Someone standing next to a pile of timber in the DRC, which will be used to create charcoal.
  • deforestation
  • energy
Initiatives
Forested landscape being restored in Latin America
Insights

Tracking Deforestation in DRC's Forest Concessions Is Complicated

  • Forests
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Road near the village of Ilanga in the DRC. Photo by Molly Bergen
  • Forests
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Insights

Radio Helps Niger Farmers Bring Life Back to Their Land

  • Forests
  • regreening africa restoration agriculture
Restored landscapes now thrive across Niger. Credit: Gray Tappan/USGS
  • Forests
  • regreening africa restoration agriculture

Can We Restore 350 Million Hectares by 2030?

  • deforestation
  • degraded lands
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • forest restoration
  • restoration
Woman in African field
  • deforestation
  • degraded lands
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • forest restoration
  • restoration

New Platform Reveals How Much Carbon Is Locked in Tropical Forests – and How Much Was Lost

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
  • maps
  • UNFCCC
GFW Climate will help measure emissions from tropical deforestation. Photo credit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/cifor/14626255095/in/album-72157645614284212/">M. Edliadi for the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)</a> <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/">cc</a>
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
  • maps
  • UNFCCC

INSIDER: What’s Your Benchmark? Using the GFW Climate Platform to Identify Clearer Targets

  • Forests
  • INSIDER
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Climate
  • REDD
  • Forests
  • INSIDER
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Climate
  • REDD
Insights

Regreening Africa Could Help Stem the Tide of Migration

  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • restoration
A smallholder farmer plants maize. Photo by CIMMYT/Flickr
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • restoration

Landscape Restoration—A Winning Strategy in a Warmer World

  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • forest restoration
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Costa Rica has built its economy by rebuilding forests. Photo by Geoff Gallice/Flickr
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • forest restoration
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Insights

Farmer Innovation: Improving Africa’s Food Security through Land and Water Management

  • creating a sustainable food future
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
Yacouba Sawadogo, a farmer, digs planting pits to restore degraded land. Photo credit: Chris Reij, WRI
  • creating a sustainable food future
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
Initiatives

Forest Atlases

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Insights

Learning from African Farmers: How “Re-greening” Boosts Food Security; Curbs Climate Change

  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Food
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Food
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
Research

Voices From the Congo Basin

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