The fourth Regional Meeting of the TFA 2020 Africa Palm Oil Initiative will take place 17 May in Accra, Ghana
Last week, the Central African Republic strengthened their commitment to the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 (TFA 2020) Africa Palm Oil Initiative by organising a three-day national workshop on sustainable palm oil in the country.
Last month, Proforest was in Mouila, Gabon for the Understanding Deforestation Free dialogue.
Government, private sector, small producers and civil society from 15 countries gathered in Libreville, Gabon, last month for the third regional workshop of the TFA 2020 Africa Palm Oil Initiative.
10 countries will meet in Gabon this week to plan for the next phase of the Africa Palm Oil Initiative, coordinated by Proforest.
This week, at the UN climate conference COP22 in Marrakesh, ministers from seven African countries pledged to protect their tropical forests by shifting to sustainable palm oil production.
Earlier this month nine countries came together at the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 (TFA 2020) Africa Palm Oil Initiative Regional Workshop.