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Forest Working Group Meeting

Agenda points
- Mama Misitu - Review and signing of MoU - Appointment of Campaign Manager - Review of pre-implementation steps - audit, liaison and launch - Status of funding - Independent Forest Monitoring - Status and update of project launch - AOB
Please review this document before the meeting:
17 January 2008 - 5:00am to 8:00am

Communications and Campaign Manager

The Tanzania Forest Working Group (TFWG) is hosted by the Tanzania Natural Resource Forum (TNRF). The TFWG is seeking to employ a Communications and Campaign Manager to lead a new communications and advocacy campaign. The initiative will support forest-adjacent communities to become aware of the economic value of forest resources and to begin to seek and receive benefits arising from sustainable forest management.

Campaign Members

Mama Misitu is a collaborative initiative with 17 launch partners as follows: Africare Formed in 1970, Africare works to improve the quality of life in Africa.

Denmark supports Independent Forest Monitoring in Tanzania

The Tanzania Natural Resource Forum and the Royal Danish Embassy have signed an agreement for a local grant of DKr 5 million (equivalent to TZS 1.1 billion) to support the development and implementation of Independent Forest Monitoring in Tanzania. This new initiative follows the release in May of this year of a report ‘Forestry, Governance and National Development: Lessons Learned from a Logging Boom in Southern Tanzania', developed by TRAFFIC in partnership with the government and the Development Partners' Group.

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