Community-based reforestation activities being enhanced in Adi-Begi’o

The inhabitants of Adi-Begi’o administrative area, Senafe sub-zone, are carrying out enhanced community-based reforestation programs and various development activities in newly set up reserve sites.
Senafe, 18 September 2010 - The inhabitants of Adi-Begi’o administrative area, Senafe sub-zone, are carrying out enhanced community-based reforestation programs and various development activities in newly set up reserve sites.

Reports indicated that campaign has been  undertaken towards promoting the participation of the public in the program and that groups for carrying out community-based reforestation activities  have been formed that are playing major role in protecting vegetations. 

The local inhabitants explained that previously a number of long-standing big trees were recklessly cut down by irresponsible individuals, and the present program is aimed at preserving such trees and promoting sound ecology. In this connection, they noted that various tree seedlings have been planted which are already mushrooming.

Mr. Girmai Sium, expert in forestation and wildlife resource preservation in the sub-zone, indicated that the reforestation activities carried out over the past years made commendable contribution in giving charm to the sub-zone.  He asserted that such activities would continue in an enhanced manner.