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Project ID TFL-PD014/09 Rev.1 (M)
Title REDUCTION OF ILLEGAL LOGGING THROUGH BETTER GOVERNANCE OF COMMUNITY FORESTS IN THE LORN ET DJEREM DIVISION, EAST REGION, CAMEROON
Status TERMINATED
Executing agency
FOREST DEPARTMENT OF CAMEROON
Summary This project seeks to reduce illegal logging and poverty in the Lom and Djerem Division through better governance and development of community forestry. The specific objectives include to sufficiently satisfy the demand of wood in the north and neighbouring countries through better organization of timber markets and promotion of the creation and implementation of legal timber titles; and to reduce poverty at the community level through good governance in managing existing community forest and micro-development projects in the Lom and Djerem Division. The expected outputs are (i) 06 communities are assisted to obtain and manage community forests, (ii) Lom and Djerem councils are sensitised on the creation council forests, (iii) Northern markets are supplied with sawmill residues,(iv) Timber market chain from Lom and Djerem Division to the Northern regions is better understood and disseminated, (v) A system of traceability of wood from Koundi community forest is put in place (vi) Capacities of members of Koundi community are reinforced in increasing and better managing revenues from their forest (vii) All actors are sensitised on legal wood trade and (VII) Coordination unit is installed and functional
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