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Status and next steps in China for sustainable trade and investment in Africa
This country briefing is a summary of a longer diagnostic report on China-Africa forest governance issues from China’s perspective. It provides key statistics regarding Chinese trade and investment in forestry and other sectors that affect land use and local livelihoods in Africa; it highlights contentious problems, upcoming policies and decisions that impact on Chinese trade and investment; it gives the reader a summary of frameworks that apply to Chinese-linked investments, and lists interaction and cooperation initiatives to date between China and Africa of relevance to forest issues
Improving evidence, capacity and joint action for sustainable Chinese investment in Africa's forests.
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China-Africa Forest Governance project