• President Sirleaf Seeks Advance Training for Young Liberians

    Washington, D.C.: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called on Texas Instruments (TI), a leading global technology company, to afford young Liberians aspiring for a profession in technology the opportunity to benefit from the company’s training programs. According to a dispatch from Washington, President Sirleaf made the call on June 29, 2017, when she visited the […]

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  • Communities benefit at last from Liberia’s money trees

    It’s a myth that money doesn’t grow on trees — a glance at any timber baron’s bank balance would confirm that. But for people living near tropical forests it has long been clear that when money flows to logging companies, there is little left behind for local development. Now, in Liberia, that is all changing, […]

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  • FDA Confiscates And Auction Bush Meat

    The Paynesville Magisterial Court yard on Monday March 20, 2017 was the scene of auctioning confiscated bush meat from Lofa County by the Forestry Development Authority (FDA). In keeping with the law, individuals who took to the commercialization of bush meat, which is forbidden under the Law, are arrested fined and the bush meat confiscated […]

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  • President Sirleaf Heals The Wounds

    -Wants FDA Financially Repositioned By: F. Shelton Gonkerwon The long dragging financial capacity of the Forestry Development Authority (FDA) may probably take an upward trend in the shortest possible time, if the mandate from President Sirleaf is to be implemented by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning- a mandated intended to supplement and break […]

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  • JIC Ends Stocktaking Conference

    JIC Ends Stocktaking Conference

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  • Summary changes to update Code Harvesting Practices (revised Aug 16, 2016)

    Draft Revised Liberia Code of Forest Harvesting Practices for Public Review (Aug 26,2016) Summary changes to update Code Harvesting Practices (revised Aug 16, 2016)

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  • CFWG Adopts its Term of Reference…Pledges Support to FDA

    CFWG Adopts its Term of Reference…Pledges Support to FDA

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  • GRASP PRESS RELEASE

    GRASP PRESS RELEASE-1

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  • Wild Chimpanzee Foundation

    The Community Ecoguard Program (CEP) in Proposed Grebo Forest National Park (PGFNP) was established in January 2014 as a joint program to be implemented by the Forestry Development Authority (FDA) supported by the Wild Chimpanzee Foundation. It is meant 1) to collect data on anthropogenic threats, such as hunting, mining and illegal logging as well […]

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