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Food and forests: understanding agriculture and conservation trade-offs in Ghana

In Ghana, as in many countries in Africa, policymakers need to better understand and manage the major trade-offs – existing and future – between two competing objectives: increasing agricultural production to meet growing domestic food demand and conserving nature. This briefing explores this issue within the national context in Ghana, and makes suggestions for the way forward.

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Franks P, Adolph, B, & Neina, D (2020). 'Food and forests: understanding agriculture and conservation trade-offs in Ghana'. Sentinel Briefing: UK
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With the support of country partners, IIED is conducting research to better understand existing and future competition and trade-offs between food production and natural forests, and the implications for land use policies in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Food demand and forests in sub-Saharan Africa

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