Projects

Ongoing and completed projects in Country

DRYAD: Financing Sustainable community forest enterprises in Cameroon

Sep 2015 to Sep 2020

DRYAD: Financing Sustainable community forest enterprises in CameroonCommunity forestry in Cameroon faces many challenges, amongst which include access to finance. Better access to finance can...

FoodAfrica - WP1 Strengthening soil research

Jan 2012 to Jun 2016

Improving Food Security in West and East Africa through Capacity Building in Research and Information Dissemination The project aims at establishing a soil micronutrient surveillance system for...

Allanblackia Project: Tree Crops Development in Africa to Benefit the Poor

Mar 2013 to Apr 2016

ALLANBLACKIA COMPONENTBackgroundThe tropical rainforests in Africa are endowed with high value multipurpose trees and many rural households depend heavily on these resources for their food, medicinal...

Gender-specific appreciation of landscape multi-functionality
Sep 2015
A landscape is both a physical and a social unit, where socio-ecological systems interact. Social systems in fact, underpin differential preferences and expectations of stakeholders on landscape...

Review of methodologies to support the implementation of reduced emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (...
May 2015
The project focuses on the methodologies for estimating GHG emissions and carbon stock changes resulting from deforestation and degradation and establishing baseline levels.Its specific objectives:...

Tree Crops Development in Africa and Asia to Benefit the Poor

Sep 2012 to Apr 2014

The goal of this project is to reduce rural poverty in Kenya, Mali , Cameroon, Ghana and India by promoting wealth and health of poor farming communities and consumers through enhanced cultivation,...

Reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation through alternative land-uses in rainforests of the tropics (REDD...

May 2009 to Apr 2012

BackgroundREDD-ALERT builds on the ongoing work of the Alternatives to Slash and Burn Partnership for the Tropical Forest Margins, which has been focusing since 1994 on local and global causes and...

Increasing small-scale farmer benefits from agroforestry tree products in West and Central Africa- AFTP4A

Jan 2008 to Dec 2011

This project will contribute to improving participation and active involvement of poor farmers in agroforestry tree product value chains and markets in order to increase and diversify their incomes...

Promoting Rural Innovations through Participatory Tree Domestication in West and Central Africa

Nov 2008 to Nov 2011

The Goal of the programme is increased rural household income and the measurable impact on farmers livelihoods through uptake of participatory tree domestication in West and Central Africa. This...

Project 1 2 3

Mar 2011 to Oct 2011

The objective of project 1 is to create an appropriate space to share with other Sahelian countries the tools elaborated and validated in Mali during 2010 for developing and using local conventions...

Appropriate property rights for customary use zones of local communities and indigenous people in Cameroon. In Mali,...

May 2010 to Dec 2010

In this project, ICRAF will have 2 engagements in Cameroon and Mali as follows:Cameroon- appropriate property rights for customary use zones of local communities and indiginous people in Cameroon....

Mobilisation and Empowerment of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Involved in the Non-Timber Forest Products in...

Jan 2010 to Dec 2010

The Congo Basin, which is the world’s second largest forest massif after the Amazon, harbours several millions of animal and vegetal species. More than one hundred millions of people rely on the on...

Actions for Sustainable Management of Forests by Integrating the Baka Pygmies

Oct 2008 to Aug 2009

The main project goal is to increase the ability of smallholder farmers to diversify livelihood opportunities by producing sufficient food to feed their family, generating cash income, increasing the...