Welcome to the homepage of the Community Conservation of Wild Coffee and Natural Forest (CCWC-NF). This project operates in Sheko, North Bench and Guraferda Districts of Bench-Maji zone and Yeki District of Sheka Zone in the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Regional State (SNNPRS) (see map below). Within these districts the project worked with 79 communities who live in or near to the forests which dominate this area.


The project works in SNNPRS in Bench Maji Zone and Sheka Zones in four woredas (Sheko, North Bench, Yeki and Guraferda) with 79 Forest Management Groups operating at the got (village) level, who live in and around three important forest areas, Kontir Berhan and Amora Gedel in Sheko, and Guraferda forest in Guraferda.

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