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Togo USAID-USFS: USAID Biodiversity and Tropical Forest Assessment; Feb 08

USAID Biodiversity and Tropical Forest Assessment, Togo

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: In Support for the Technical Financial and Environmental Review of CFPF and in Preparation for the Development of a Restructuring Plan; Nov 06

"USFS Technical Assistance: In Support for the Technical Financial and Environmental Review of CFPF and in Preparation for the Development of a Restructuring Plan, Madagascar"

Kenya USFS IP Trip Report: Building Capacity in Wildfire Management: Recommendations for the Mt. Kenya National Reserve; Oct 03

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Building Capacity in Wildfire Management: Recommendations for the Mt. Kenya National Reserve, Kenya

Mozambique USFS IP Trip Report: Banhine National Park Watershed Assessment; Oct 06

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Banhine National Park Watershed Assessment, Mozambique

Sierra Leone USFS Field Mission: Furthering the development of the Mano River Union and Cooperation between USFS and USAID; Nov 07

USFS Field Mission: Furthering the development of the Mano River Union and Cooperation between USFS and USAID

Niger USAID-USFS: USAID Biodiversity and Tropical Forest Assessment; Mar 08

USAID Biodiversity and Tropical Forest Assessment, Niger

USFS Technical Assistance: Development of a Community Use Zone Planning Framework, Lac Tumba Landscape, Congo

USFS Technical Assistance: Development of a Community Use Zone Planning Framework, Lac Tumba Landscape, Congo

Rep of Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Promoting the Use of Wildlife Inventory Data for Conservation and Planning; May 08 | French Version

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Promoting the Use of Wildlife Inventory Data for Conservation and Planning, Congo | French Version

Senegal USFS IP Trip Report: Development of Procedural Handbook for Natural Resource Management Plans for Rural Communities and Community Forest Management; Nov 06 | French Version

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Development of Procedural Handbook for Natural Resource Management Plans for Rural Communities and Community Forest Management, Senegal | French Version

Madagascar USFS Presentation: Forest Zoning Guide; May 04 | French

L’élaboration d’un guide méthodologique pour la mise en oeuvre du zonage régional au niveau CIREEF

Sudan USFS IP Trip Report: In Support to Sudanese Transitional Environment Program to Conduct a Workshop on Alternative Concession Procedures and Forest Revenue Systems; Jan 08

"USFS Technical Assistance: In Support to Sudanese Transitional Environment Program to Conduct a Workshop on Alternative Concession Procedures and Forest Revenue Systems, Sudan"

Liberia - Liberia Forestry Initiative (LFI): USFS IP Trip Report: Development of Policies and Procedures for Environmental Impact Assessment (DRAFT); May 05

USFS Technical Assistance to Liberia: In Support of Liberian Forestry Initiative for Assistance in the Development of Policies and Procedures for Environmental Impact Assessment (DRAFT), Liberia

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: Rapport de l’Atelier Regional sur la Planification et l’Amenagement des Paysages; Kinshasa; Dec 08 | French

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Rapport de l’Atelier Regional sur la Planification et l’Amenagement des Paysages, Kinshasa

Namibia USFS IP Trip Report: MCC Namibia Tourism Due Diligence, Social and Environmental Assessment; Mar 07

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: MCC Namibia Tourism Due Diligence, Social and Environmental Assessment

Central Africa USFS Guide: CARPE Guide to Land-use Planning for Community Based Natural Resource Management Macro-zones; Sept 08

US Forest Service Guide to Land-use Planning for Community Based Natural Resource Management Macro-zones in Central Africa

Senegal USFS IP Trip Report: Rapid Assessment of Existing Social, Economic and Biological Conditions within the ZIC Falemé and Recommendations for Future Management; Feb 06| French Version

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Rapid Assessment of Existing Social, Economic and Biological Conditions within the Zone d’Interet Cynégétique de Falemé and Recommendations for Future Management, Senegal | French Version

Swaziland USAID-USFS: USAID Biodiversity and Tropical Forest Assessment; Sept 07

USAID Biodiversity and Tropical Forest Assessment, Swaziland

Guinea USFS IP Trip Report: Evaluation of Guinea's Protected Areas Network; Jul 06

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Evaluation of Guinea's Protected Areas Network

Rep of Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Design of Wildlife Inventory Data for Conservation and Planning; Oct 07

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Design of Wildlife Inventory Data for Conservation and Planning in the Republic of Congo

Senegal USFS IP Trip Report: Development of Forest Inventory Techniques and Simplified Community Forest Management Plans for the Wula Nafaa Project; Mar 05 | French Version

"USFS Technical Assistance: In Support to USAID Senegal for Assistance in the Development of Forest Inventory Techniques and Simplified Community Forest Management Plans for the Wula Nafaa Project, Senegal | French Version"

Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: Watershed Assessment of the Ugalla Landscape; Aug 07

USFS Technical Assistance: Watershed Assessment of the Ugalla Landscape, Tanzania

Mali USFS IP Trip Report: Mission to Increase Capacity Building for the Malian Nature Conservation Authority for the Development of a Park Management Plan; Mar 05

USFS Mission to Increase Capacity Building for the Malian Nature Conservation Authority for the Development of a Park Management, Plan, Mali

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: Development Of a Management Plan for Manadaratsy Pine Plantation, Fianarantsoa; Jun 07

"USDA Forest Service Mission: In Support for the Development Of a Management Plan for Manadaratsy Pine Plantation, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar"

Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: In support of the AWF for Forest Management Planning and Protection of the Tarangire National Park Watershed, Kondoa District; Aug 06

Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: In support of the AWF for Forest Management Planning and Protection of the Tarangire National Park Watershed, Kondoa District; Aug 06

"USFS Technical Assistance: In support of the African Wildlife Foundation for Forest Management Planning and Protection of the Tarangire National Park Watershed, Kondoa District, Tanzania"

Rep of Congo USFS IP Trip Report: In Support of the Centre National des Inventaires et Aménagements Forestiers et Fauniques: Promoting the Use of Wildlife Inventory Data for Conservation and Planning; May 08

Rep of Congo USFS IP Trip Report: In Support of the Centre National des Inventaires et Aménagements Forestiers et Fauniques: Promoting the Use of Wildlife Inventory Data for Conservation and Planning; May 08

USFS Technical Assistance: In Support of the Centre National des Inventaires et Aménagements Forestiers et Fauniques: Promoting the Use of Wildlife Inventory Data for Conservation and Planning, Congo

Liberia - Liberia Forest Initiative (LFI): National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs); Aug 06

Liberia - Liberia Forest Initiative (LFI): National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs); Aug 06

National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), Liberia

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: Management Contract for the Mandaratsy Plantation; Aug 07

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: Management Contract for the Mandaratsy Plantation; Aug 07

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Management Contract for the Mandaratsy Plantation, Madagascar

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: Support to USAID Madagascar, Strategic Planning Support to MEF in Zoning Issues; Jun 03

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: Support to USAID Madagascar, Strategic Planning Support to MEF in Zoning Issues; Jun 03

USFS Support to USAID Madagascar, Strategic Planning Support to MEF in Zoning Issues, Madagascar

Liberia USFS Publication: The Liberia Forest Concession Review: Lessons for the Restoration of the Rule of Law in Africa; Jun 06

Liberia USFS Publication: The Liberia Forest Concession Review: Lessons for the Restoration of the Rule of Law in Africa; Jun 06

The Liberia Forest Concession Review: Lessons for the Restoration of the Rule of Law in Africa

Kenya USFS IP Trip Report: Support of USAID FORREMS Project: Action Plan and Budget to Develop, Operate and Maintain an Electronic Information Network; Mar 05

Kenya USFS IP Trip Report: Support of USAID FORREMS Project: Action Plan and Budget to Develop, Operate and Maintain an Electronic Information Network; Mar 05

USFS Technical Assistance in Support of USAID FORREMS Project: Action Plan and Budget to Develop, Operate and Maintain an Electronic Information Network, Kenya

Senegal USFS IP Trip Report: Mapping and Inventory Needs to Promote Participatory Forest Management Plans; Jan 07 | French

Senegal USFS IP Trip Report: Mapping and Inventory Needs to Promote Participatory Forest Management Plans; Jan 07 | French

USFS Technical Assistance: Mapping and Inventory Needs to Promote Participatory Forest Management Plans in Senegal

DR Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Technical Assistance to the African Wildlife Foundation on Planning and Zoning in the Maringa-Lopori-Wamba Landscape; Oct 07

DR Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Technical Assistance to the African Wildlife Foundation on Planning and Zoning in the Maringa-Lopori-Wamba Landscape; Oct 07

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Technical Assistance to the African Wildlife Foundation on Planning and Zoning in the Maringa-Lopori-Wamba Landscape, Congo

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: In Support to USAID Madagascar and DGEF Madagascar on the Reform Process and Planning for Future USFS Missions; Mar 05

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: In Support to USAID Madagascar and DGEF Madagascar on the Reform Process and Planning for Future USFS Missions; Mar 05

USFS Technical Assistance: In Support to USAID Madagascar and DGEF Madagascar on the Reform Process and Planning for Future USFS Missions, Madagascar

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: LDI Project Support-Economic Analysis Of Pine Plantation Management In Haute Matsiatra, Fianarantsoa; section 1; Jul 01

Madagascar USFS IP Trip Report: LDI Project Support-Economic Analysis Of Pine Plantation Management In Haute Matsiatra, Fianarantsoa; section 1; Jul 01

"USDA Forest Service Mission In Support of the Landscape Development Interventions Project--An Outline and Process for Management of the Pine Plantations of the Haute Matsiatra, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar"

Central Africa USFS Trip Report: Government Coordination and Capacity Building in Preparation for Marine Disasters, Cameroon and Equitorial Guinea; Jun 06

Central Africa USFS Trip Report: Government Coordination and Capacity Building in Preparation for Marine Disasters, Cameroon and Equitorial Guinea; Jun 06

USFS Mission Report: Government Coordination and Capacity Building in Preparation for Marine Disasters, Cameroon and Equitorial Guinea

Central Africa USFS Guide: CARPE Guide to Integrated Landscape Land Use Planning; Sept 08 | French

Central Africa USFS Guide: CARPE Guide to Integrated Landscape Land Use Planning; Sept 08 | French

Guide du Service Forestier des Etats-Unis pour la Planification de l’Aménagement Intégré des Paysages en Afrique Centrale

Liberia USFS IP Trip Report: Protected Area Management Plan Development: Sapo National Park; Jun 05

Liberia USFS IP Trip Report: Protected Area Management Plan Development: Sapo National Park; Jun 05

USFS - Conservation International - LDA collaboration: Protected Area Management Plan Development: Sapo National Park, Liberia

Liberia - Liberia Forest Initiative (LFI): Forestry Development Authority Guidelines for Forest Management Planning (DRAFT); Jun 07

Liberia - Liberia Forest Initiative (LFI): Forestry Development Authority Guidelines for Forest Management Planning (DRAFT); Jun 07

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Guidelines for Forest Management Planning (DRAFT), Liberia

Guinea USFS IP Trip Report: Assessment of Protected Areas and Classified Forest Management; Feb 06

Guinea USFS IP Trip Report: Assessment of Protected Areas and Classified Forest Management; Feb 06

US Forest Service Technical Assistance: Assessment of Protected Areas and Classified Forest Management in Guinea

Mozambique USFS IP Trip Report: GSFI Fire and Community Forestry in Niassa and Sofala Regions; Mar 06

Mozambique USFS IP Trip Report: GSFI Fire and Community Forestry in Niassa and Sofala Regions; Mar 06

Through consultations with USAID Mozambique, the USFS identified a former USAID grantee, the Global Solidarity Fund International (GSFI), as a viable partner who is working in the forest sector. USDA Forest Service/IP seeks to contribute to capacity building and poverty…

USFS IP Trip Report: Virunga-Bwindi National Park Watershed Assessment; Uganda; Mar 08

USFS IP Trip Report: Virunga-Bwindi National Park Watershed Assessment; Uganda; Mar 08

USFS technical experts provided guidance on structuring an analysis of the hydrology of the region, with a particular focus on the improvement of the water supply for local communities. The specific goals of this mission were as follows: 1. Evaluate…

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Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: Watershed Assessment of the Masito-Ugalla Landscape; Jul 09

Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: Watershed Assessment of the Masito-Ugalla Landscape; Jul 09

The focus of the USFS initial mission to the Masito-Ugalla landscape from 4-20 July 2009 was to perform a rapid assessment of the overall health of the ecosystem’s watershed, noting effective management measures and biodiversity conservation essential to improving the…

Tanazania USFS IP Trip Report: Water Resources in Tabora and Rukwa Regions; May 09

The US Forest Service (USFS), in conjunction with the US Agency for International Development (USAID), is working with Africare to provide twelve boreholes in the Tabora and Rukwa regions in 2009. The purpose of this USFS mission was to visit…

Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: Wami River Sub-Basin Wetland Assessment and Training; Jun 09

The USFS technical resource team, composed of Jason Gritzner and Roy Jemison, visited the Wami River Sub-basin and Saadani National Park areas from June 15 through 29, 2009. Findings from the field portion of this mission identified a relationship between…

South Africa USFS IP Trip Report: South African National Fire Danger Rating System; Jul 09

The US Forest Service has been requested to provide ongoing support to assist the South African Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) in developing and implementing a national fire danger rating system. USFS personnel visited South Africa in April…

Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: Greater Gombe Ecosystem Fire Management; Aug 09

Major Objectives: o Facilitate a fire management workshop to review progress and adjust as necessary o Review JGI village fire training curriculum and efforts o Review and finalize the GGE Fire Management Plan o Provide concepts to promote community awareness…

Ethiopia USFS IP Trip Report: PLI Rangeland Ecology and Management; Oct 06

This mission was conducted by two USFS range management specialists, Dave Bradford & Nancy Prall, from October 20 to November 5, 2006 to determine what is needed to develop rangeland ecology and management education in Ethiopia. After a series of…

Ethiopia USFS IP Trip Report: PLI Invasives Species Management; Mar 07

The objective of this mission was to review a draft invasive species management strategy for the Afar Region and a draft framework for managing Prosopis document with the Government of Ethiopia (GoE), the Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), and…

Ethiopia USFS IP Trip Report: PLI Prescribed Fire; Mar 07

A team of prescribed fire experts from the USFS and the Nature Conservancy conducted several burns in March 2007 in the southern rangelands of Ethiopia. Objectives of the burns were to: • inform pastoralists that prescribed fire is allowed by…

Ethiopia USFS IP Trip Report: PLI Prescribed Fire; Nov 06

The purpose of this prescribed fire mission was to respond to the future role in technical assistance for prescribed fire as identified in the initial assessment mission. The overall purpose of this mission as described in the Scope of Work…

Ethiopia USFS IP Trip Report: PLI Rangeland Ecology and Management; Mar 07

This Rangeland Ecology and Management (REM) mission was conducted by Range Management Specialist Nancy Prall from March 18-31, 2007 to gain support and prepare for the Ethiopian Range Management Schools to be held in Gewane (ATVET college) and Yabello (YAPDARC…

Ethiopia USFS IP Trip Report: PLI Rangeland Ecology and Management; May 07

This third Rangeland Ecology and Management (REM) mission was conducted by Range Management Specialists John Lamman and Faith Ryan from May 11-27, 2007. Nancy Prall was to be a team member for the first week of the mission but did…

Tanzania USFS IP Trip Report: Water Quality and Water Source Protection; Nov 09

The purpose of this mission was to: work with the Tanganyika Basin Office to set up USFSfunded water quality testing equipment, including a practicum related to the equipment’s use which evaluated the quality of traditional and improved water sources in…

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: Rapport de l’Atelier Regional sur la Planification et l’Amenagement des Paysages; Libreville; Dec 08 | French

L’USFS et l’USAID/CARPE ont organisé deux ateliers régionaux sur la planification et l’aménagement du territoire, notamment à Kinshasa du 6 au 7 Novembre 2008 et à Libreville du 12 au 3 Novembre 2008, à l’intention des partenaires oeuvrant dans les…

DR Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Appui Technique au Processus de Planification et d'Amenagement du Territoire Forestier National; Apr 09 | French

Following the initial five week detail the Consultant shall submit a progress report detailing the state of the Technical Committee’s progress towards the completion of a national forest land use planning process and policy and a description of the activities…

DR Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Mission to Support National Forest Land Use Planning and Zoning by the Ministry of Environment, Conservation of Nature, and Tourism; Mar 09

The purpose of this mission was to provide technical assistance and assess the continued role that the USFS can play in assisting DRC in planning and zoning inside as well as outside of CARPE landscapes.

Ethiopia USFS IP Trip Report: PLI Rx Fire Final Report; Sept 09

In September 2009, a team of prescribed fire experts from the USFS conducted a prescribed fire workshop in southern Ethiopia at the Yabelo Agricultural and Pastoralist Development and Research Center. The workshop provided instruction in prescribed fire safety, planning, operations,…

Africa: Report on the Second African Leadership Seminar, People and Conservation; Jun 07

Report on the Second African Leadership Seminar, People and Conservation

Africa: Report on the Third African Leadership Seminar, People and Conservation; Jun 08

Report on the Third African Leadership Seminar, People and Conservation; Jun 07

Mozambique USFS IP Trip Report: Fire Management in support of Gorongosa National Park; Dec 09

Two fire professionals from the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service (USFS) visited Gorongosa National Park for two weeks in early December of 2009 to provide a fire management assessment for the Park, conduct a fire management and education…

DR Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Mission to Support National Forest Land Use Planning and Zoning by the Ministry of Environment, Conservation of Nature, and Tourism; Mar 09 | French Version

The purpose of this mission was to provide technical assistance and assess the continued role that the USFS can play in assisting DRC in planning and zoning inside as well as outside of CARPE landscapes.

DR Congo USFS Ip Trip Report: APPUI TECHNIQUE AU PROCESSUS DE PLANIFICATION ET D’AMÉNAGEMENT DU TERRITOIRE FORESTIER NATIONAL; Jun 09 | French

Le présent document constitue le rapport final pour une deuxième intervention du consultant auprès du SPIAF d’une durée de trois mois. Cette intervention est toujours réalisée dans le cadre de l’accord de collaboration entre le MECNT et le Service des…

DR Congo USFS IP Trip Report: ATELIER CONJOINT DE REFLEXION SUR LA PLANIFICATION, LE ZONAGE DU TERRITOIRE ET LE DEVELOPPEMENT DES OUTILS DE GESTION SUR L’AFFECTATION DES TERRES; Sept 07 | French

Il s’est tenu à Kinshasa au salon rouge du Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, en République Démocratique du Congo, un atelier conjoint (Ministère de l’Environnement – USAID/CARPE) de réflexion sur le processus de planification à grande échelle, de zonage du territoire…

Kenya USFS IP Trip Report: Building Capacity for Integrated Forest Fire Management; Mar 09

This report documents the March 2009 activities of Tim Murphy the USDA Forest Service (USFS) fire management representative chosen to assess the knowledge, skills and abilities the USFS can provide to assist USAID, and the Kenya Forestry Sector in developing…

DR Congo USFS IP Trip Report: Atelier national sur le processus de planification et zonage du territoire forestier; May 08 | French

Sous le haut patronage de Monsieur le Ministre de l’Environnement, Conservation de la Nature, et Tourisme, et avec l’appui de l’USAID (CARPE), du Département des Forêts des Etats-Unis d’Amérique (USFS), de WWF, de Africa Wildlife Foundation, de Rainforest Foundation, et…

Central Africa USFS Trip Report: CARPE Guide Workshops; DR Congo and Gabon; Nov 08

During 3-14 November 2008, Bruce Marcot traveled with Jim Beck, USDA Forest Service International Programs, to Democratic Republic of Congo and Gabon, to assist with holding two international workshops with the USAID/CARPE program. The workshops were held in Kinshasa, DRC…

Gabon USFS IP Trip Report: National Policy Development for Nature Based Tourism; Jan 09

This detail will support the Gabonese National Parks Agency in developing an enabling national level policy framework for tourism concession development in and around their national parks. This framework will foster biodiversity conservation and generate revenue and employment for local communities.

Gabon USFS IP Trip Report: National Policy Development for Nature Based Tourism; Jan 09 | French

La mission de l’équipe de l’USFS aura pour but de contribuer au renforcement des capacités de l’ANPN et de l’administration nationale du Tourisme sur les questions liées aux concessions touristiques en apportant un appui à la rédaction d’un régime de…

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Gabon; Mar 09

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Gabon; Mar 09

A US Forest Service team was mobilized in March 2009 to support the US Agency for International Development (USAID)/Central Africa Regional Program of the Environment (CARPE) in developing guidance for CARPE partner engagement in support of planning efforts in Extractive…

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Gabon; Mar 09 | French

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Gabon; Mar 09 | French

Une équipe du Service forestier des Etats-Unis a été mobilisée en mars 2009 pour aider le Central Africa Regional Program for the Environment parrainé par l’Agence des Etats-Unis pour le développement international (USAID/CARPE) à définir des orientations qui puissent guider…

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Rep Congo, DR Congo, Cameroon; May 09

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Rep Congo, DR Congo, Cameroon; May 09

A US Forest Service team was mobilized in May 2009 to support the US Agency for International Development (USAID)/Central Africa Regional Program of the Environment (CARPE) in developing guidance for CARPE partner engagement in support of planning efforts in Extractive…

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Rep Congo, DR Congo, Cameroon; May 09

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Rep Congo, DR Congo, Cameroon; May 09

A US Forest Service team was mobilized in May 2009 to support the US Agency for International Development (USAID)/Central Africa Regional Program of the Environment (CARPE) in developing guidance for CARPE partner engagement in support of planning efforts in Extractive…

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Rep Congo, DR Congo, Cameroon; May 09 | French

Central Africa USFS IP Trip Report: CARPE: USFS Technical Assistance Mission to Develop the USAID/CARPE Extractive Resource Zone Planning Guide; Rep Congo, DR Congo, Cameroon; May 09 | French

Une équipe du Service forestier des Etats-Unis a été mobilisée en mai 2009 afin d’aider l’Agence des Etats-Unis pour le développement international/ Central Africa Regional Program for the Environment (USAID/CARPE) à formuler des recommandations pour faciliter l’engagement des partenaires CARPE…

Liberia USFS IP Guideline: Guidelines for Forest Management Planning; July 2009

Liberia USFS IP Guideline: Guidelines for Forest Management Planning; July 2009

The Guidelines aim at providing practical and technical information on the methods to use to design and implement Forest Management Plans.

US Forest Service Technical Assistance Mission Wildfire Prevention Campaign to Serve the Kigoma and Morogoro Regions, Tanzania

US Forest Service Technical Assistance Mission Wildfire Prevention Campaign to Serve the Kigoma and Morogoro Regions, Tanzania

US Forest Service Technical Assistance Mission Wildfire Prevention Campaign to Serve the Kigoma and Morogoro Regions, Tanzania

Mali USFS IP Trip Report: Ecotourism with an Emphasis on Birding Opportunities In the Gourma Region

Mali USFS IP Trip Report: Ecotourism with an Emphasis on Birding Opportunities In the Gourma Region

A Trip Report concentrated on an Emphasis on Birding Opportunities In the Gourma Region

USFS/CARPE/COMIFAC Forest Monitoring Mission – Trip Report: COMIFAC Technical Assistance on Forest Mapping and Monitoring in the Congo Basin; February 2010

USFS/CARPE/COMIFAC Forest Monitoring Mission – Trip Report: COMIFAC Technical Assistance on Forest Mapping and Monitoring in the Congo Basin; February 2010

The USDA Forest Service (USFS), through the Office of International Programs, is an implementing partner with the Central African Regional Program for the Environment (CARPE), initiative launched in 1995 by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). USFS provides…

USFS Trip Report - Fire Management and Planning in the Greater Virunga Landscape: Technical Assistance Trip Greater Virunga Landscape of Uganda and Rwanda; June 2010

USFS Trip Report - Fire Management and Planning in the Greater Virunga Landscape: Technical Assistance Trip Greater Virunga Landscape of Uganda and Rwanda; June 2010

The ecosystems of the Greater Virunga Landscape of Uganda, Rwanda, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo form a heritage of some of the planet’s most important biodiversity. Eastern mountain gorillas, the Region’s signature wildlife species, have brought the world’s…

Rapport de mission USFS – Gestion et planification des incendies dans le grand paysage des Virunga: Mission d’assistance technique Grand paysage des Virunga en Ouganda et au Rwanda; June 2010; French

Les écosystèmes du grand paysage des Virunga en Ouganda, au Rwanda et en République démocratique du Congo forment un patrimoine qui abrite certaines espèces de biodiversité les plus importantes de la planète. Les gorilles des montagnes orientales, l’espèce faunique la…

USDA Forest Service Mission to the Republic of Congo and the Democratic Republic of Congo In Support for the Development of Community Fire Management and Restoration in the Congo Basin; November 2009

The USDA Forest Service (USFS), through the Office of International Programs, is an implementing partner in the US Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Central African Regional Program for the Environment (CARPE), providing targeted technical and capacity building assistance aimed at…

Mission du Service Forestier de l’USDA en République du Congo et en République Démocratique du Congo: Pour des approches communautaires de gestion des feux et de restauration dans le bassin du Congo; November 2009; French

Le Service forestier des Etats-Unis (USFS), par le biais de sa division des Programmes internationaux, est un partenaire d’exécution du Programme régional de l’Afrique centrale pour l’environnement (CARPE) sous l’égide de l’Agence des Etats-Unis pour le développement international (USAID), fournissant…

USFS/CARPE/DIAF National Forest Inventory Mission – Trip Report v2: Technical Support to the Democratic Republic of Congo for the Development of a National Forest Inventory System; July 2010

The USDA Forest Service (USFS), through the Office of International Programs, is an implementing partner with the Central African Regional Program for the Environment (CARPE) launched in 1995 by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). USFS provides targeted…

DR Congo USFS Activity Report: APPUI TECHNIQUE AU PROCESSUS DE PLANIFICATION ET D’AMÉNAGEMENT DU TERRITOIRE FORESTIER NATIONAL EN RÉPUBLIQUE DÉMOCRATIQUE DU CONGO (MECNT-DIAF / USFS-IP); Decembre 2009; French

Ce rapport succinct vient décrire les points saillants et les principales activités du consultant totalisant 30 jours durant les mois d’octobre, novembre et décembre 2009. Le travail s’est fait en étroite collaboration avec le conseiller USFS John Sidle.

DR Congo USFS Mission Report: Mission d’Appui Technique du Ministère de l’Environnement, Conservation de la Nature et Tourisme sur le Développement d’une System d’Inventaire; July 2010; French

Le Service forestier des Etats-Unis (USFS), à travers la Direction des Programmes Internationaux, est partenaire d’exécution du Programme régional pour l’environnement en Afrique centrale (CARPE), lancé en 1995 par l’Agence des Etats-Unis pour le développement international (USAID). L’USFS fournit une…

DR Congo USFS Report:Mission d’Appui Technique du Ministère de l’Environnement, Conservation de la Nature et Tourisme au Zonage Forestier; April 2010; French

Le Service forestier des Etats-Unis (USFS), par le biais de la Direction des Programmes internationaux, est un partenaire d’exécution du programme CARPE, fournissant ainsi une assistance technique et en matière de renforcement des capacités en vue d’améliorer la gestion forestière…

Gabon USFS Trip Report: Support to Gabon’s National Park System; May 2004

President Omar Bongo established Gabon’s National Park System declaring thirteen national parks in August 2002, most of these being newly established parks. A visit by the United States Secretary of State, Colin Powell, and later a delegation of US Government…

Gabon USFS Trip Report: Soutien au Réseau des Parcs Nationaux du Gabon; May 2004; French

Le Président du Gabon, Monsieur Omar Bongo, a créé officiellement le Réseau des parcs nationaux du Gabon, donnant en août 2002 le statut de Parc national à 13 parcs du Gabon. La plupart de ces parcs sont des parcs nouvellement…

Gabon USFS Trip Report: Support to the Conseil National des Parcs Nationaux (CNPN); June 2005

In August 2002, President Omar Bongo created the National Parks System of Gabon by establishing thirteen parks. A visit by the United States Secretary of State, Colin Powell, and later a delegation of US Government officials in February 2003, encouraged…

Gabon USFS Trip Report: Appui au Conseil National des Parcs Nationaux (CNPN); June 2005; French

En août 2002, le Président Omar Bongo a fondé le Système de parcs nationaux du Gabon en créant treize parcs. Une visite du Secrétaire d'Etat Américain, Colin Powell, et un peu plus tard, en février 2003, celle d’une délégation officielle…

Gabon USFS Trip Observations: Gabon Roads and Reduced Impact Logging (RIL) Efforts; February 2005

During the period of February 2 until February 11, 2005, Gordon Keller, Geotechnical Engineer with the USDA Forest Service, worked with Mans Vroom consultant with FORM International and the Tropical Forestry Foundation to evaluate the roads component of the Reduced…

Gabon USFS/USFWS Trip Report: Assignment to Gabon, Africa; July 2003

President Omar Bongo established Gabon’s National Park System with the declaration of thirteen national parks in August of 2002. A visit by the United States Secretary of State, Colin Powell, and a later visit by top US Department of Interior…

Gabon USFS/USFWS Trip Report: Compte Rendu de Mission au Gabon du 15 juin au 2 juillet 2003; July 2003; French

En août 2002, Monsieur le Président Omar Bongo a établi le système de parcs nationaux du Gabon avec la constitution de treize parcs nationaux. Une visite du Secrétaire d'État américain, Colin Powell et, ultérieurement, d'officiels de ‘Department of Interior’ et…

Congo USFS Trip Report: Conception de données d’inventaires fauniques; October 2007; French

L’USFS, Programmes internationaux, et WCS ont parrainé une mission d’assistance technique en République du Congo. La mission s’est déroulée dans le prolongement de deux missions précédentes dont le but général était de collaborer avec le CNIAF et WCS à l’établissement…

DR Congo USFS Workshop Report: Rapport final de l'atelier national de concertation sur le guide de negociation du cahier des charges et de sensibilisation sur la responsabilite sociale des entreprises forestieres: Du 4 et 6 Novembre; November 2009; French

Sous le haut patronage du Ministère de l’Environnement, Conservation de la Nature et Tourisme (MECNT), il s’est tenu, du 4 au 6 novembre 2009, dans la salle Yvonne Compère de l’hôtel Sultani de Kinshasa, l’Atelier national de concertation sur le…

Ethiopia USFS Trip Report: Invasive Species Mangagment Guide in Support of USAID PLI II; Feb 2011

This Guide seeks to serve the way forward to integrated management of invasive species, particularly Prosopis juliflora, in the semi-arid and arid zones of Ethiopia. Work already accomplished and its results are summarized and resources available to address challenges are…

Ethiopia USFS Trip Report: Biomass and Soil Carbon Estimation Mission in Support of USAID PLI II; May 2011

The mission activities were to involve development of a biomass and carbon monitoring protocol that would allow pastoralists in Oromiya, Ethiopia to monitor range conditions and determine the effects of range management on carbon sequestration. This monitoring is an effort…

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