Our Projects

TaylorCrabbe has undertaken numerous projects involving policy reforms and strengthening the legal framework on the forestry sector. These projects have involved partnerships with local and international organisations.

Name of ClientProject NameSummary of Project
**Note: The above is not an exhaustive list of projects undertaken by TaylorCrabbe
PROFOREST GHANARSPO StandardsThe Consultant was required to assess the existing legal framework of forest laws in Ghana against the RSPO Benchmark. The legislative audit was in respect of specific forest based themes.
PROFOREST GHANAFSC StandardsConsultancy report on the legislative audit and legal compliance to promote responsibility commodity supply chains (FSC Standards).
PROFOREST GHANARSPO NextSynthesis report on high conservation value and high carbon stock approaches in Ghana.
SNV GHANAConsultancy report on the recommendations for addressing the UNFCCC Redd+ safeguards in Ghana. Identification and assessment of the relevant legal framework.
CIVIC RESPONSE GHANAConsultancy report on the assessment of the legal and procedural conformity of timber rights permits regime under Act 547 in relation to the Voluntary Partnership Agreement.
A ROCHA GHANAAtewa National Park Project and TrainingA Rocha Ghana initiated a campaign to convert Atewa forest into a national park. TaylorCrabbe initiative was responsible for the legislative proposal and the training of CSOs, media personnel, members of the judiciary and community members on the benefits of such conservation.
CLIENT EARTHIn-Country CounselsHandles all Client Earth legal activities in Ghana. TaylorCrabbe barristers’ and solicitors handle all legal disputes of Client Earth. As part of the consultancy work. TaylorCrabbe initiative is responsible for facilitating a Legal Working group of CSOs. It also facilitates other legal training workshop.
MINISTRY OF LANDS AND NATURAL RESOURCESNatural Resources and wild life Policy reviewAn in depth look at the policy governing and protecting natural resources and wildlife, discussing ways and means of enforcing these policies.
CIVIC RESPONSEWomen’s Right in forest lawsA legislative review on the rights of women in forest laws, what role they play, what privileges women are entitled to and general recommendations on favorable amendments needed in these laws.
FERNAnalysis of gender impacts of the Ghana VPA with European UnionIt offers TAYLOR CRABBE INNITIATIVE’s observations about how gender issues have been dealt with in Ghana’s VPA (which is virtually not at all) and thoughts about how they might be addressed as the process progresses. There is more to do, in terms of analysis and especially in terms of action. We hope this study will encourage readers to tackle gender issues within FLEGT VPA processes globally.READ MORE

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