Alfacharcoal Namibia Resource Management Unit (RMU)

Alfacharcoal (Alfa) supports the sustainable bush thinning in Namibia. The objective is to strengthen the restoration of productive rangeland in Namibia. The project adds value to assist with large-scale bush thinning activities by converting the biomass to charcoal. Alfa’s focus is closely aligned with the 2012 National Industrial Policy and the Growth at Home Strategy, […]

Proposed Jumbo Charcoal Group Scheme Management

Jumbo views the ‘invader bush’ as a resource, which, if effectively managed, can increase the overall productivity of a farm (the unit). The fact that bush encroachment is responsible for loss of productivity is also recognized. Thinning out encroacher species therefore has many benefits, including: Improved farm productivity – well managed bush thinning will result […]