Since the beginning of the years 2000, the countries of Central Africa urged an in-depth revision of their forest governance in order to take into account the need to manage sustainably the resources within a beneficial framework of social, economic and environmental development.
TEREA is regularly requested, whether at national or regional scale, to take an active part in the development of these new forestry policies regarding sustainable forest management, on-field implementation support, legislative texts elaboration, tax systems analysis, new international issues such as FLEGT or climate changes…
Thus, TEREA has a special relationship with most of the administrations in charge of the Congo Basin forests and environment, but also with the donors supporting this change and the NGOs invested in the revision of the environmental policies.
Whereas tropical ecosystems safeguarding and sustainable development are a priority concern of the international community and governments, the forestry and environmental policies implementation, through field projects, requires an important technical, organizational, administrative and human resources management skills.
Thanks to its permanent team, experts and partner organizations (international consulting companies, foreign cooperation, NGO, research institutions, etc.), TEREA is able to answer to requests concerning large scale project, at national or regional scale.
TEREA has a pool of talented experts with multiple and varied competences: institutional issues specialists, foresters, sociologists, environmental components specialists, technicians, cartographers, climate change experts …
Therefore, TEREA is regularly requested for projects implementation and assessment, large budgets management, logical frameworks and action plans development and monitoring, and international and national experts’ missions organization…
TEREA, being present in Central Africa, ensures an incomparable reaction capability, offers a project closer monitoring and a permanent assistance to its agents on-site.