Reshaping the terrain: Forest landscape restoration efforts in Ghana

Reshaping the terrain: Forest landscape restoration efforts in Ghana

As one of the key partners of the African Forest Landscape Restoration Initiative (AFR 100), Ghana is committed to restore 2 million hectares of its land by 2030. In this factsheet, the major approaches to forest landscape restoration are outlined and enabling conditions as well as major constraints to forest landscape restoration elaborated.

Author: Ernest G. Foli

Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum; Center for International Forestry Research

Language: English

Year: 2018

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

Ecosystem(s): Forests

Location(s): Africa