” It is important that every citizen can also join this campaign by planting at least one tree a year, together we will be able to reduce desertification and reduce the negative effects of climate change”.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry invites public and private institutions to accompany this campaign for a healthier and more balanced environment for all.
On 23 July the National Reforestation and Tree Planting Campaign for an evergreen Guinea Bissau.
The campaign opening act in Imbunhe (Bissorã sector, Oio Region), in the presence of the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Nelvina Barreto and national and international partners.
Bissau City Council also joined the Reforestation Campaign. The Deputy Mayor and the Director General of Forests participated in the work on one of the streets in Bissau.
“Agriculture must become the symbol of Guinea-Bissau’s revival, uniting tradition and modernity to promote justice, well-being, food sovereignty and youth employment.”
Said Nelvina Barreto, Minister of Agriculture and Forests.
Source : Guinea-Bissau Ministry of Agriculture and Forests