March 21: International Day of Forests
🌳 March 21: International Day of Forests 🌳
The United Nations proclaimed March 21 as International Day of Forests to raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests and to ensure their sustainable production and consumption.
OLVEA is committed to supporting and acting for sustainable management of forests.
〰 𝗦𝗛𝗘𝗔 𝗧𝗥𝗘𝗘 𝗣𝗟𝗔𝗡𝗧𝗔𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡 𝗖𝗔𝗠𝗣𝗔𝗜𝗚𝗡 𝗜𝗡 𝗕𝗨𝗥𝗞𝗜𝗡𝗔 𝗙𝗔𝗦𝗢 〰
OLVEA has joined the « 𝗔𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗦𝗵𝗲𝗮 𝗣𝗮𝗿𝗸𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗱 » 𝗶𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗚𝗹𝗼𝗯𝗮𝗹 𝗦𝗵𝗲𝗮 𝗔𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 (𝗚𝗦𝗔), which aims to promote and protect shea resources while empowering women shea fruit collectors. As part of this sustainable development programme, the GSA has set the ambitious goal of planting 𝟭𝟬 𝗺𝗶𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗳 𝗦𝗵𝗲𝗮 𝘁𝗿𝗲𝗲𝘀 𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗻𝗲𝘅𝘁 𝟭𝟬 𝘆𝗲𝗮𝗿𝘀.
〰 𝗦𝗨𝗣𝗣𝗟𝗬 𝗢𝗙 𝗜𝗠𝗣𝗥𝗢𝗩𝗘𝗗 𝗖𝗢𝗢𝗞𝗦𝗧𝗢𝗩𝗘𝗦 〰
In partnership with L’Oréal, OLVEA has supplied improved cookstoves to women shea producers. 𝗠𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝗻 𝟵,𝟬𝟬𝟬 𝗰𝗹𝗲𝗮𝗻 𝗰𝗼𝗼𝗸𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗶𝗽𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 have been distributed since 2016, allowing to avoid the consumption of 𝟳,𝟴𝟳𝟱 𝘁𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝘄𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗲𝗺𝗶𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗳 𝟭𝟲,𝟮𝟬𝟬 𝘁𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗖𝗢𝟮-𝗲𝗾.