Mexico-based non-profit providing professional services for forestry development
Observatoire de la Gouvernance Forestiere is a civil society organization in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, charged with implementing the EU FLEGT independent monitoring process.
Brazilian NGO established to develop market mechanisms to facilitate legal compliance; their environmental exchange website is www.bvtrade.org.
The Western Region Development Network of NGOs (WERENGO) is a peak organisation for non-government organisations (NGOs) in the Western Region of Ghana. WERENGO aims to facilitate a strong network of NGOs to represent a common front and to help develop capacity and improve credibility. WERENGO also aims to improve the channels of communication and collaboration between NGOs, government and donors.
WERENGO’s objectives, as set out in its constitution, are to:
Tropenbos International Ghana aims at bridging the gap between forest policy, management and science; providing a forum for discussing forest issues; and carrying out relevant research and training. The objective of the programme is that forestry actors in Ghana deploy sound and adequate information for poverty reduction policies that improve forest-dependent livelihoods and increase forest cover and services in rural areas.
The Sustainable Forest Management Partnership-Ghana (SFMP-G) is a non-profit making association that aims to reduce poverty, maintain natural healthy environments and sustainable use of forest resources, and enhance community participation in forest management.
The Projects Planning & Management (PROMAG) Network is a social development non-governmental organization involved primarily in research, poverty reduction, reproductive health, rural development, capacity building and developing networks.
The Katchito Community Development Centre (KCODEC) operates in four main programme areas: 1) health, water and sanitation, 2) environmental and wildlife protection, 3) women, development and community food security, and 4) education and early childhood development.
Forêts et Développement Rurale (FODER) is a non-profit environmental organization based in Cameroon. It was established in 2002 by a group of students and professors who were all part of a nature conservation club at the same university. They have over 10 years of experience on issues of forestry and environmental governance in Cameroon and the Central African Republic.
The Forestry Research Institute of Ghana is one of the 13 institutes of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). The Forestry Research Institute of Ghana's mission is to conduct forest and forest products research for social, economic and environmental benefits of society.