DFE WORKS RESPONSIBLY TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

 

In our international activity engagement, we directly address four of the seventeen United Nation Sustainable Development Goals.

In corporation with private, public and civil society partners, we work on these thematic areas, which are all rooted in the history and background of our organization and which reflect our core competences, mission and vision.

 

 

WHAT WE DO:

Establishment and strengthening of forest and natural resource based associations:

Association Building Nepal
  • Mobilization of communities and organization of farmers
  • Establishment and management of member owned, democratic associations with professional extension services
  • Nursery establishment, management and seedling production
  • Training assistance (e.g. technical, entrepreneurial, and advocacy skills)
  • Development of viable business plans for tree based income generation
  • Market linkage

Promotion and strengthening of interactive environmental education:

Interactive Environmental Education Nepal
  • Promotion of hands-on and interactive environmental education
  • Development of local curriculum and training manuals
  • Coordination with national education institutions and ministries
  • Advocacy towards official education system to improve quality of educatoin in enviornment

Civil society capacity building:

  • Project design, planning and monitoring
  • Organizational management
  • Advocacy related to land-use/rights
  • Technical training i.e. Community forest management, agroforestry design, watershed management, business planning, nursery establishment, GIS etc.

Ad hoc consultancy services:

Acacia Nursery Vietnam
  • Climate change mitigation and adaptation (CDM, JI, REDD+)
  • Afforestation
  • Agroforestry / forest management
  • Biomass/biofuel generation and supply chain management
  • Forest and non-timber certification
  • Forest Management Planning: Spatial planning, resource mapping, inventory, digitizing of maps, GIS support etc.
  •  Marketing, market surveys, market and business strategies.

News

01.06.2020 - News

1 Biodiversity and fallow deer in Busovaca

Interview with the Bosnian forester Jako Cavara for Skovdyrkeren, May edition

25.05.2020 - News, Nyheder, Publications

Biodiversity and fallow deer in Busovača

In the municipality of Busovača, forester Jako Čavara produces mixed forest and breeds fallow deer for the benefit of bot tourism and the economy.

13.11.2019 - News

Interview with farmer from the More Trees Project

Read here article by Bachelor Student Mikkel, where he discusses agro-foresty with the local farmers in Ha Tinh Province, Vietnam.