Great Green Wall for the Sahara and the Sahel Initiative

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What is the GGWSSI? Read more

The Great Green Wall for the Sahara and the Sahel Initiative (GGWSSI) is a pan-African programme launched in 2007 by the African Union (AU). Its goal is to reverse land degradation and desertification in the Sahel and Sahara, boost food security and support local communities to adapt to climate change.

Projects Read more

There are a growing number of projects that are taking place under the Great Green Wall for the Sahara and Sahel Initiative that are making a lasting contribution towards addressing land degradation, boosting food security and alleviating poverty in the region.

Partners Read more

The Great Green Wall brings together African countries and international partners in a joint endeavor to find long-term solutions to the urgent problems of land degradation and desertification.

What is this platform? Read more

The Great Green Wall Online Platform is a dedicated web-based tool to support the community of partners to implement the Great Green Wall for the Sahara and Sahel Initiative (GGWSSI). It is an interactive space to stimulate collaboration, create partnerships and share good practices on the GGWSSI.