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Fighting illegal logging in Cameroon: Training the first ForestLink monitors Blog

Fighting illegal logging in Cameroon: Training the first ForestLink monitors

12 September 2016

“Forest people in this region are already witness to illegal logging and the first ForestLink community observers will soon be trained and equipped to report what they see and help save the forests."

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Conservation Watch: Who Pays the Price for Protected Areas? News

Conservation Watch: Who Pays the Price for Protected Areas?

08 September 2016

This week, a new website that exposes the dark side of conservation was launched by environmental writer and researcher, Chris Lang.

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Community-based monitors ready to monitor illegal logging activities and rights violations Blog

Community-based monitors ready to monitor illegal logging activities and rights violations

31 August 2016

Over 60 community representatives have recently been selected in Ghana, Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to act as independent monitors in the fight against illegal logging

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Agreement signed with Democratic Republic of Congo Forest Administration to support community-based real-time monitoring Blog

Agreement signed with Democratic Republic of Congo Forest Administration to support community-based real-time monitoring

30 June 2016

This week we celebrated a major development in our real-time monitoring (RTM) project in the DRC.

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Roundtable: Group helps set the course for DRC’s first community forests News

Roundtable: Group helps set the course for DRC’s first community forests

09 June 2016

A second national roundtable in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) took place last month [1], where 90 stakeholders from across government.

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Official launch of community-based real-time forest monitoring project in Ghana Blog

Official launch of community-based real-time forest monitoring project in Ghana

30 April 2016

RFUK is excited to launch our first ever project in Ghana

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EVENT WEBINAR: Parks, People and Rights: Towards sustainable conservation in Africa News

EVENT WEBINAR: Parks, People and Rights: Towards sustainable conservation in Africa

28 April 2016

Join us on Wednesday 4th May at 18:00 via live, video webinar for a discussion about Africa’s protected areas in the Congo Basin.

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From the Forest News

From the Forest

26 April 2016

Nora Serrat is the Rainforest Foundation UK’s Programme Coordinator for Cameroon. In March she met with local partner organisations in Yaoundé, to discuss plans the next phase of our mapping project.

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Why Africa’s rainforests need sustainable conservation News

Why Africa’s rainforests need sustainable conservation

26 April 2016

In 2003, in front of a Congressional Committee, one of the United States’ most acclaimed conservationists pleaded for government support for protection of the wildlife of Africa’s rainforests.

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