Reshaping the terrain: Forest and landscape restoration in Burkina Faso

Reshaping the terrain: Forest and landscape restoration in Burkina Faso

Land degradation poses a major challenge to sustainable development in Burkina Faso. Against this backdrop, the fact sheet explores relevant Forest and Landscape Restoration approaches as well as enabling factors to overcome pertaining constraints for the country to achieve its varied international FLR commitments.

Author: Mathurin Zida

Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum; Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Language: English

Year: 2018

Keyword(s): AFR100, Africa, Bonn Challenge, burkina faso, climate change, development, ecosystem restoration, forest reserves, forests, global development, green economy, landscape restoration, REDD+, restoration, sustainable development, tree planting, trees

Ecosystem(s): Forests

Location(s): Africa