About 39 Results found. From 1997 - 2015
News - 12 Jan 2016First estimate of Pygmy population reveals their plight
Marginalized indigenous hunter-gatherers in the Congo prefer living in remote forests—but their lifestyles are under threat.
Event Coverage - 14 Dec 2015‘Concessions 2.0’: A new concept for sustainable community forestry
Including communities in the Congo Basin’s mega-timber plantations could see a shift away from a model of exploitation.
News - 21 Jul 2015Social networking for climate change adaptation in Cameroon (and it’s not Twitter)
Research shows informal networks are the most reliable when government structures fall short.
Analysis - 26 Jun 2015REDD+: The implementation challenge in the Congo Basin
Experts discuss solutions at the 15th Conference of the Congo Basin Forest Partnership.
News - 20 May 2015It’s a turn on: Talking climate change on Congo Basin radio
The station broadcasting climate change news in Lingala, Kituba, French and Pidgin English.
Event Coverage - 8 Apr 2015New research lab a boon for next generation of scientists in Congo Basin
New facilities are the result of international collaboration.
News - 30 Mar 2015Climate mitigation overshadows adaptation in the Congo Basin
“There is a need for a radical change in national climate policies..."
Analysis - 9 Mar 2015Lima call for climate action: Paving the way to revisit Central Africa’s adaptation agenda
Too much emphasis has been placed on mitigation in Africa.
News - 3 Mar 2015Link between wildlife, human nutrition is food for thought for development in Africa
Researchers call for greater balance between conservation and nutrition when it comes to hunting.
News - 16 Feb 2015REDD+ to the rescue of Central Africa’s forests? Not yet, study says
The economics of conservation still aren't working for smallholders.