The Corporate Affairs & Media Relations Unit (CAMRU) in collaboration with the Climate Change Directorate (CCD) and Forest Services Division (FSD), have embarked on a sensitisation and awareness creation programme on bushfires.The event took place in the Tamale Forest District of the Northern Region as part of a series ofRead More →

The Ghana Shea Landscape Emission Reduction Project (GSLERP) , hosted by the Climate Change Department of Forestry Commission, has donated logistics to the Forest Services and Wildlife Divisions of the Forestry Commission.The GSLERP is a component of the Ghana REDD+ Project that has been developed to address deforestation and degradationRead More →

The Chief Executive (CE) of the Forestry Commission (FC), Mr. John Allotey , has commended staff across the country for the tireless efforts and dedication towards achieving the mandate of the Commission. He made this known during the 2023 edition of the Chief Executive’s End of Year Awards and StaffRead More →

“People are happy with the performance of the Forestry Commission (FC), and are witnessing more action being taken to protect and conserve the forests and its resources, especially with regards to illegal mining”. This statement was made by the Chief Executive of FC, Mr. John Allotey, as he addressed ManagementRead More →

The Ghana Cocoa Forest REDD+ Programme (GCFRP) which was the first among other programmes to be launched under Ghana’s REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation) Strategy has been in implementation since 2019 to reduce deforestation and forest degradation from Ghana’s cocoa landscapes. The Programme run by the REDD+Read More →

The Chief Executive (CE) of the Forestry Commission (FC), Mr. John Allotey , has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), on behalf of the Forestry Commission, with the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), represented by Prof. Elvis Asare Bediako.The MoU seeks to provide students with a more practicalRead More →

The Forestry Commission Training Center (FCTC) has held its maiden health walk and talk to educate staff on the need to stay healthy through exercising.The walk started from FCTC through Akyawkrom to Krapa.After covering a distance of 10.7 km, they stopped at Anita Hotel to perform an aerobics session andRead More →