Support Ghana’s National REDD+ Secretariat in the design and implementation processes of the Emission Reductions Program for the Cocoa Forest Mosaic Landscape;
Catalyze innovative solutions to sustainable financing of emissions reductions in cocoa farming landscapes through validation of climate smart cocoa landscapes and sustainable harvesting of NTFPs;
Continue to provide technical support and guidance to Ghana’s IWS process focused on major watersheds in the southwest cocoa growing areas;
Transmit lessons from Ghana’s emissions reductions experience into new processes elsewhere;
Continue to partner global research efforts on integrated ecosystem studies and targeted research to generate data and insights on the social ecology of natural resource management thus influencing decision making at national and international levels.