These are the resources from the Focus on Rainforests in Africa and COP27 talks on 7th July 2022
The Congo Basin Rainforest – second largest in the world after the Amazon – Dan Swinton, Greenpeace
The Great Green Wall, a project of the African Union to plant a new forest across the whole width of Africa – Natasha Norori-McCormac, Tree Aid
Some insights into plans for COP27, Nov 2022, in Egypt and Oxfam’s focus on finance for Loss and Damage caused to countries in the Global South – John McLaverty, Oxfam
Letter wriiten by Elizabeth Wathuti, Kenyan Environmental Activist, to Alok Sharma and Sameh Shoukry ahead of COP27
Rainforest Alliance: Do not sacrifice Congo’s rainforests to the oil industry!
Footing the bill: fair finance for loss and damage in an era of escalating climate impacts
CongoPeat – Past, Present and Future of the Peatlands of the Central Congo Basin
Congo Basin peatlands have trapped years’ worth of carbon. How can they be protected?