Creation of a Community Forest

The Creation of a Community Forest to Adapt to Climate Change
Comité Villageois de Développement d’Ando-Kpomey

"In 1973, after a devastating bushfire, the village of Ando-Kpomey created a “green belt” buffer zone around its community, which was transformed into a forest of more than 100 hectors."

Thematic areas: Traditional Knowledge, Adaptation, Finance, Management Practices