Thomas Yaw Gyambrah is the Manager for MRV and REDD+ Programmes at the Climate Change Directorate of the Forestry Commission. He coordinates activities for the successful implementation of all REDD+ Programmes and Projects as well as the Measuring, Reporting and Verification of Emissions Reductions for the Projects. Thomas also coordinates efforts towards the full operationalization of Ghana’s National Forest Monitoring System. Currently, he ensures that Ghana develops a web portal as a one stop shop for forest monitoring. He has more than a decade experience in Natural Resources Management in Ghana and has assisted in landscape restoration initiatives over the period.