Ollivier Girard for Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).

Photo Ollivier Girard for Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).

Experts’ advice on woodfuel governance in Burkina Faso

A woman cooking with both firewood (left) and charcoal (right) in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (Photo: J. Arevalo) By Susan Onyango Most people in sub-Saharan Africa depend on wood fuels as their main source of household energy. The same is true in Burkina Faso, where about 80% of the population cooks with charcoal or firewood or both…. Read more »