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Diversified Technologies in Enterprise Development towards Sustainable Forest Management – ASNAPP, RUDEYA & KWC

The Ghana Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) Program is a joint effort of five organizations that are joined by a vision of sustainable forest management in Ghana. These organizations are the National Working Group on Forest Certification, Rural Development and Youth Association, the Kumasi Wood Cluster Association, Agri-business in Sustainable Natural African Plant Products (ASNAPP), and Friends of the Earth.

The program focus on 3 main components within Forest Management in Ghana including: Forest Governance; Forest Certification and Livelihoods & Enterprise Development (NTFPs) Components.

3 organisations involved in Livelihoods & Enterprise Development (Medicinals and Spices) Component are:

With ASNAPP as the lead organisation together with Kumasi Wood Clusters and RUDEYA has pushed Non-Timber Forest Products as alternative livelihoods within Forest Fringe Communities for income generation and enhanced standard of living for the rural poor. ACHIEVEMENTS include;


Name: Larry Amekuse
Email address: larry@asnapp.org.gh , asnapp-gh@asnapp.org.gh
Telephone number: 00233-244-864372, 00233-302-505617