DRC

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is located in Central Africa, bordered by Angola to its southwest. DRC’s total land area is 2,344,858 sq km, making the country the 12th-largest in the world. In comparison, it is slightly larger than Greenland, or about one-quarter the size of the United States. The country’s climate is tropical, ranging from hot and humid in the equatorial river basin to cool and dry in the southern highlands. More...

SEW Completes Efforts to Introduce Sustainable Energy Production in CAGLR

The recently completed Sustainable Energy Production through Woodlots and Agroforestry (SEW) project has decreased the competition for land between energy production and agricultural production by establishing wood plantations (micro-woodlots) on lands considered marginal by the region’s agricultural communities. More...

CATALIST-2 and CATALIST-Uganda build on the Successes of CATALIST Project

Two new IFDC projects build on the successes of the recently completed Catalyze Accelerated Agricultural Intensification for Social and Environmental Stability (CATALIST) project. More...