Global-woods AG is a forestry company in the Kikonda Forest Reserve in Uganda which has been operating under a tree-farming license to establish and manage the 12,182 hectare forest since 2002. A variety of tree species are grown in the plantation to produce saw-logs and fuel wood.
Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.
- Africa, East Africa
We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people.
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- GEF Africa Sustainable Forestry Fund LP
- Fund Manager:
- Global Environment Facility
- Start date
For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.
For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.
For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e
- March 2015
This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.