Commission des Forêts d'Afrique Centrale

Organization's name: Commission des Forêts d'Afrique Centrale
Organization's acronym: COMIFAC
Headquarters address  
Address: BP: 20 818 Yaoundé Cameroun

Phone: +237 22 21 35 11
Fax: +237 22 21 35 10
Web site:
Organization type: Inter-governmental organization
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  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Sustainable Development:
  • Biodiversity
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Forests
  • Indicators
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Land management
  • Partnerships
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Sustainable development of SIDS
Geographic scope: Regional
  • Africa
Country of activity:
  • Gabon
  • Congo
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Chad
  • Rwanda
  • Central African Republic
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1999
Year of registration (YYYY): 2005
Organizational structure: Head of State Summit Ministers in charge of forest and Environment Council Executive secretariat with national coordinators in the 1à countries members of COMIFAC
Number and type of members: 10 States members
Affiliation with NGO networks: A specialized institution of ECCAS on Forest and Environment issues
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Foreign and international grants
Funding structure other: Members and partners

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