The Ghana Civil-Society Cocoa Platform (GCCP) has debunked claims by
Addressing a press conference in Accra yesterday, the group said the activities of timber loggers degrade the forest. Seeking to educate the Cocobod CEO, the group explained that the activities of the timber loggers were the cause of degradation and not deforestation.
For instance, they said when agriculture, mining, urban
He said it was evident in the
Forest reserves such as Krokosua, Sui and Tano Offin are also under serious invasion by unscrupulous farmers with support from local traditional authorities,” he added. Mr. Owusu-Addai stated that the country was implementing several
He said the statement by the CEO damages the cocoa and forest initiative whose central theme was the recognition that production was causing deforestation and that it could be
BY ABEDUWAA LUCY APPIAH