Mongabay Publication: 'We have cut them all’

Mongabay published an article on the situation of deforestation in Ghana. Our publication on how ‘cocoa is not the main driver of deforestation in Ghana’ has been featured in this article.

Deforestation of Ghana’s primary forests jumped to 60 percent between 2017 and 2018. Our analysis confirmed this, but also found that the main drivers of deforestation are illegal logging and mining, fire, and industrial agricultural expansion for other kinds of crops. Working on further verification and joint action with all stakeholders is necessary.

Read the full article and find out more.

Sacha De Graaf