GLASGOW LEADERS’ DECLARATION ON FORESTS AND LAND USE. Photo COP 26
  • What are the next steps post COP26: Are we on the right track?

  • We strongly believe that the UN Climate Change Conference and subsequent meetings are necessary and worthwhile to helping achieve some of ABCG’s biggest objectives, including mainstreaming biodiversity considerations into economic development at the community level in African countries, reaching women and youth. We are particularly encouraged by private sector commitments, as well as climate financing, pledged to advance the roles and rights of indigenous peoples and local communities.
  • abcg | December 14, 2021
Nestlé's clean drinking water projects in Ghana
UNFPA Mozambique photo
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  • Increasing the Capacity of African Governments and Stakeholders in Land-Use Planning

  • Land use planning is fundamental for steering new solutions and progresses towards achieving a sustainable society, given that several social and environmental issues have been brought on by climate change, population growth and urbanization in the past decades in Africa. Recognizing Africa’s rapid development and growing need for LUP, ABCG created and rolled out a LUP course to build the capacity and enable key stakeholders and governments to apply land-use…
  • abcg | October 27, 2021