Photo credit: WVC 1994-07
Reforestation project with the soil conditioner TerraCottem – Bois de la Fraternisation – Arbolle (Burkina Faso) 1988-1994 – Project of TC-Dialogue (Belgium)
VIDEO : https://youtu.be/0360iMXnxeY
WEST AFRICA SPECIAL: Watch – Green Treasure of the Sahel
BY CIFOR (CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL FORESTRY RESEARCH)
In Burkina Faso, in West Africa, deforestation has reduced income and livelihoods.
Simple steps have helped families deal with the loss of trees and brought their farms back to life.
Green Treasure of the Sahel travels with one family as they go on a journey of discovery across the country to find out how they too can bring life back to their land.
A longer version of Green Treasure of the Sahel is available here.
Read more of CIFOR’s West Africa special:
In Burkina Faso, small solutions and big returns