Tagged with "Wider Taï Forest Area – Côte d’Ivoire"

  • Joined forces for a sustainable timber supply chain through covenant Sustainable Forest Management

    IDH is proud to sign the covenant Sustainable Forest Management as it builds on our active involvement in the ‘Green Deal’ Sustainable Forest Management. Today, the covenant Bevorderen Duurzaam Bosbeheer…

    Joined forces for a sustainable timber supply chain through covenant Sustainable Forest Management
  • 12 cocoa companies commit to halting deforestation

    On March 16 2017 the twelve largest global chocolate and cocoa companies committed to develop cooperative, multi-stakeholder frameworks to help address deforestation and forest degradation in their cocoa supply chains…

    12 cocoa companies commit to halting deforestation
  • Huffington Post blog about Cocoa & Forest Initiative

    IDH, the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) and The Prince’s International Sustainability Unit (ISU) convened the Cocoa & Forest Initiative and launched it at a meeting hosted by HRH The Prince…

    Huffington Post blog about Cocoa & Forest Initiative
  • IDH Forum: Driving Business Solutions for Sustainable Landscapes

    On February 9, over 100 participants from all over the globe gathered in Amsterdam to learn from each other how to build multi-stakeholder coalitions for sustainable landscapes where forests are…

    IDH Forum: Driving Business Solutions for Sustainable Landscapes
  • Business Solutions for Landscapes

    February 9 the IDH Forum DRIVING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPES was held in Amsterdam. Designed as a catalyzer for innovative solutions, over 100 high level representatives from 11…

    Business Solutions for Landscapes
  • Cocoa Agroforestry Forum to take place 19-20 October in Soubré, Côte d’Ivoire

    The IDH Initiative for Sustainable Landscapes (ISLA) is convening a platform to facilitate public-private dialogue and joint action between government, industry and local populations in the wider Taï Forest region.

    Cocoa Agroforestry Forum to take place 19-20 October in Soubré, Côte d’Ivoire
  • Norway partners with IDH to conserve forests

    Today NORAD (The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation) signed an agreement with IDH to support ISLA in three countries to help delink commodity production from deforestation. The agreement involves funding…

    Norway partners with IDH to conserve forests
  • Projects in development after baseline studies show deforestation drivers in Cote d’Ivoire

    The results of the baseline studies on land use change, drivers of deforestation and socio-economic issues in the wider Taï area, Côte d’Ivoire conducted for ISLA are now available. Based…

    Projects in development after baseline studies show deforestation drivers in Cote d’Ivoire
  • Stakeholder talks signal strong interest and need for landscape approach in Cote d’Ivoire

    “Bilateral meetings held between key stakeholders and IDH on 23 – 27 March in the wider Tai forest area, Côte d’Ivoire indicate a strong appetite and need for a landscape…

    Stakeholder talks signal strong interest and need for landscape approach in Cote d’Ivoire
  • Little book offers landscape-scale solutions

    Big solutions can be found in a little book released today at the Paris climate talks. The Little Sustainable Landscapes Book argues that sustainable management of landscapes is a local…

    Little book offers landscape-scale solutions