March 20, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- New Leaf Africa (NLA) (
), a team of leaders in technology, population health and renewable energy, has opened a new office in
"The Republic of
is critical to global and regional biodiversity conservation," stated
, CEO of NLA. "The new office in
will allow local employees to quickly coordinate efforts with NLA teams in
and America as well as increase the coordination between local conservation, development organizations and government representatives."
Right now, it is estimated that a staggering 75,000 acres of forest is lost in
each year due to slash and burn agriculture, uncontrolled grazing, and burning and hunting. "With our unique team of experts, expansive resources and unmatched turn-key approach of taking projects from concept to implementation, we'll help the Republic of
strengthen its commitment to preserving their precious natural resources, improving the lives of their citizens and supporting global initiatives geared toward reduction of greenhouse gases."
NLA, working with the Republic of
and other stakeholders, will explore and execute projects that are most feasible for the ecological sustainability and economic development of
. Projects in the areas of renewable energy, water purification and ecologically sound manufacturing will help preserve vast portions of
's forestry land, improve the lives of
citizens and support global initiatives geared toward reduction of greenhouse gases.
For more information and to get started on a project, visit
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