Young Women in Central Africa are a New Generation of Leaders on Climate Change

Young Women in Central Africa are a New Generation of Leaders on Climate Change By Olivia Freeman, International Programs & Korey Morgan, Office of Communication, USDA Forest Service 30 Cameroonian women and their instructors pose for a photo following workshops and seminars from the Central Africa Women’s Initiative for Climate Action. The program seeks to … Read more

Calculating economic value: Forest Service and University of Douala in Cameroon begin course on biodiversity

Calculating economic value: Forest Service and University of Douala in Cameroon begin course on biodiversity CAMEROON – The economic value of biodiversity might seem like a complicated concept, but its core theory is rather simple: diverse organisms are crucial to the short and long-term economic health of humankind. Think of the Amazon rainforest. Millions of people … Read more