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Forest management and woody biomass energy support (FMBE)

2016 - 2021

Implementing agencies
Government of Belgium

African partners

Names of African partners involved
Government of Rwanda

Donor involvement (incl. IOs)
Single donor, Bilaterals involved

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs
BTC (Belgian Development Agency)

Geographical scope

Countries where active

Renewables, Cooking Energy

Sub Sectors (Electricity)

Type of intervention

Type of technical assistance
Project preparation / implementation

Gender focus

Climate focus

Type of financing
Early stage

Main objectives
Improvement of sustainable management of forest resources contributes to poverty reduction, economic growth and environmental protection. The gap between the supply and demand of woody biomass is reduced.

Main activities
Support to improve the sustainable management of forest resources through the development and implementation of forest management plans at the district level and to strengthen the performance of forest related public and private actors. Government of Rwanda (€ 8,000,000) and Belgium (€ 3,000,000)



Contact information
Vincent NSABUWERA Project Co-manager

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