On 11.04.2014, the Natural Resources Management Contact Group met again to discuss topics surrounding natural resources. The meetings were starting for two reasons; i) To provide the GoSL, private sector, civil society, donors and implementing partners a venue for sharing information on their existing and planned programs. ii) To develop the capacity needed to Read more
The Environmental Foundation for Africa (EFA) in collaboration with Fauna & Flora International (FFI) will be organise an awareness raising and public consultation meeting of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil National Interpretation (RSPO NI) process in Sierra Leone on Wednesday October 30, 2013 at 8:30 am at Taia Resort, Freetown. The overall goal Read more
Environmental Foundation Africa and Njala University are leading two of the four work packages of the multi-national RE4Food project. RE4Food is funded by the UK through the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council; as well as Sierra Leone there are partners in Ghana, Kenya, South Africa,Germany and the UK. The aim of the project is Read more
The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF), which supports civil society to participate in and benefit from conserving some of the world’s most critical ecosystems, has had a long partnership with the Environmental Foundation for Africa (EFA). As part of CEPF’s initial five-year investment of $6.2 million in the Guinean Forests of West Africa biodiversity Read more
The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund is preparing to embark on development of a new conservation strategy for the Guinean Forests of West Africa Hotspot. This strategy, called an ecosystem profile, will encompass all of the lowland forests of political West Africa, stretching from Guinea and Sierra Leone eastward to the Sanaga River in Cameroon. This Read more
Environmental Foundation for Africa is delighted to launch the first ever National Innovation Workshop and Public Exhibition of Renewable Energy (RE) technology in Sierra Leone. This event forms part of the Renewable Energy Empowerment for Sierra Leone (REESL) initiative and is being implemented in collaboration with our project partners and thanks to the support of the Read more
EFA is pleased to present to its friends and partners the sustainability and business plan for the Biodiversity and Renewable Energy Learning Centre, which is currently under construction. A formal opening of the centre is planned for June 2014. The exact date will be communicated well in advance. Please circulate this plan as widely as Read more
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