14th World Forestry Congress

The fourteenth World Forestry Congress is currently underway in Durban, South Africa. This event is the largest gathering for the global forestry community and is hosted for hosted for the first time in Africa. The theme this year is “Forests and People: Investing in a sustainable Future”. This theme aims to look at the diverse challenges faced by people living in forests in different regions.
We speak to:
• Trevor Abrahams: Secretary General of the 14th World Forestry Congress

• Dr Godwin Kowero, Executive Secretary of the African Forestry Forum

Dr. Aissetou Yaye,Executive Secretary for The African Network for Agriculture, Agroforestry and Natural Resources Education (ANAFE) is a network of 136 educational institutions in 35 African countries whose objective is to strengthen the teaching of multi-disciplinary approaches to land management.

Christina Nkosi, a student at the University of Venda