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Natural Resource Management Contact Group Meeting 11.04.2014

  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

June 9, 2014 in Events

Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil National Interpretation (RSPO NI)

  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

October 24, 2013 in Events

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Renewable Energy for Food Processing Project – RE4Food

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

October 24, 2013 in Events

The EFA and the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund

  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

August 14, 2013 in Events

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Conservation strategy for the Guinean forests

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

August 14, 2013 in Events

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Renewable Energy Empowerment for Sierra Leone

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

June 13, 2013 in Events

Sustainability and Business Plan

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

September 9, 2012 in Biodiversity Learning Centre, News

Donations

EFA is proud to announce that donations can now be taken online. Please make a donation today.

August 26, 2011 in Donations, News

Upcoming

The Renewable Energy Activating Livelihoods Project - REAL, financed by the European Union, EFA and FAO will be officially launched on Friday 4th of April, 2014 at the Kenema District Council Hall. Representatives from the Government of Sierra Leone, European Union, Kailahun, Kenema, Kono & Pujehun District Councils and forty nine beneficiary communities are expected to attend the event in Kenema.