New HCSA Africa Steering Group and Activities in Ghana, 17 May 2018

The HCSA Steering Group Executive Committee is pleased to share that an Africa Steering and Consultation Group is currently being convened to provide support for the application of the HCSA methodology, networking and consulting with key stakeholders, and integrating HCSA into the various African nations’ land use plans.

To kick-off activities in the region, a HCSA side-event will be taking place during the Tropical Forest Alliance (TFA) 2020 General Assembly week in Ghana, mid-May. This meeting is open to all and will be an introductory session to the High Carbon Stock Approach.

Putting No Deforestation into Practice: The High Carbon Stock Approach
Date: 17 May 2018
Time: 1.00pm – 3.00pm
Venue: Pearl Meeting Room, Kempenski Hotel Gold Coast City, Accra, Ghana

Later that same day the inaugural meeting for the Africa Steering Group will be held, followed by its launch.

If you are an SG member with presence in Africa and are keen to take on activities and responsibilities as part of the Group, please contact the Secretariat at