One million trees (and growing) to electrify Yangambi

April 2021, Yangambi (Tshopo, DRC)


Since 2018, CIFOR-ICRAF and its partners including the RMCA are promoting forest landscape restoration in Yangambi. Their goal is to bring degraded land back to productivity to create green jobs, reactivate the local economy, enrich soils, and increase energy supply.




Keywords: UNESCO, MAB, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Biodiversity, Biosphere, CIFOR, RMCA, forest, restoration, Yangambi.


Félix Laurent, 22/04/2021, original publication by the CIFOR.