Making knowledge work for forests and people
On August 6th the Breman-Anwiam Artisanal Milling Association had the opportunity to show their newly established plantation to a delegation from the EU. Mr. Ignacio Burol and Mr. Herve DelSol from the EU-delegation in Accra were very impressed with the achievement of the Association in replanting Ghana’s degraded forests and pledged EU’s support in combating deforestation and forest degradation in Ghana.08 September, 2014
Abel Rodriguez, an elder of the Nonuya people, an indigenous group from the mid Caquetá River in Colombia, receives the Principal Prince Claus Laureate 2014 award for his outstanding work as a botanist, an artist and his knowledge and understanding of the Amazonian ecosystem.08 September, 2014
Daniel Matapi, an indigenous researcher of the Matapi – Yucuna ethnic group from the mid Caqueta River, passed away along with other people on board of a crashed small plane in the Amazon region of Colombia.
Guyana - 1997