How we can achieve sustainable wood fuel production in Sub-Saharan Africa

04 Jul 2020

60% of households in Sub-Saharan Africa use wood fuel to cook, boil water and preserve food. But unsustainable wood fuel production and trade is depleting and degrading forests and trees. Here, experts explore how to promote more sustainable wood fuel value chains.

Originally titled “Sustainable wood-fuel value chains for food security in Sub-Saharan Africa”, this session hosted by CIFOR aired on June 4th, 2020 at the GLF Bonn Digital Conference.

Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum

Language: English

Year: 2020

Keyword(s): Africa, food, food security, forest degradation, livelihoods, Sub-Saharan Africa, sustainability, sustainable production, wood fuel, wood fuel production

Ecosystem(s): Forests

Location(s): Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Governing Multifunctional Landscapes (GML)