Fighting Deforestation in the Miombo Woodlands of Southern Africa

miombo-blogThe GOFC-GOLD Miombo Regional Network convened a 3-day workshop in July on “Restoring Socio-Ecological and Socio-Economic Relationships in the Miombo Woodlands.” The workshop was co-organized by START, the World Bank Group (WBG), the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), the Global Observation of Forest and Land Cover Dynamics (GOFC-GOLD), and The Program on Forests (PROFOR). André Rodrigues, a participant at the workshop, posted a blog piece highlighting his experience. Read the full blog piece here.

More information about the Global Observation of Forest and Land Cover Dynamics (GOFC-GOLD) Program and past and future events can be found on our GOFC-GOLD page or on the project’s website.