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Harnessing NTFPs for the green economy: The potential of non-timber forest products in the Southeast Asian region

 
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2012 NTFP-EP Annual Report
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Products made from non-timber forest resources by indigenous artisans around the Philippines.


 

A view from within:   
the forest and its resources from a community perspective  



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The Indian gooseberry or amla, is used for pickles and preserves in India       What NTFP is that?
Food, materials for crafts, building materials, medicine, and rituals … these are just a few uses of non-timber forest products. NTFPs are "all biological materials, other than timber, which are extracted from forests for human use."

Learn more about specific NTFPs upon which communities across the region rely on for their livelihoods as well as to sustain their traditions. Search our NTFP database, a collaborative project of the partners of NTFP-EP. Enter the database here.

 



  Dayak weavers know the way to Santa Fe!

“Everyone said our products are bee-u-ti-ful!” That was Herlina’s reaction from participating in the 11th International Folk Art Market (IFAM) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA. The Fair is the largest gathering of traditional crafts producers in the world and is supported by UNESCO. This is the first time that the Crafts Kalimantan network participates with Herlina representing Jasa Menenun Mandiri (JMM), a cooperative of weavers in Sintang West Kalimantan, and Ani,  an officer of the Bina Usaha Rotan weaving association in Kutai Barat, East Kalimantan. The fair presented 150 booths from 60 countries displaying a truly global flavor.




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NTFP-­EP invites extended applications from qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director

EXTENDED  

The Executive Director (ED) is responsible for directing and leading the organization to accomplish its dual goals of conservation and enhanced livelihoods through strategic programs and timely, targeted networking activities. The ED will profile the organization in various regional and international endeavors in its engagement with ASEAN, and other regional and global bodies. The ED will also undertake key regional fundraising initiatives and promotional and advocacy efforts. The ED will also lead in providing direction, synergy and complementarity to program activities and lead in overall regional program management covering programs in at least 6 countries in ASIA. The ED reports to a diverse set of board members across several countries and carrying several disciplines.



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  Going beyond business: EXCEED announces its first training course on upscaling enterprises

Expanding Community Enterprise and Economic Development or EXCEED is the training and advisory wing of the Non-Timber Forest Products - Exchange Programme (NTFP-EP) targeted to support the work of NGOs, government agencies and community-based organizations in Asia on sustainable livelihoods in rural, forest and protected areas. It specializes in community-based non-timber forest products (NTFP) enterprise development anchored on sustainable resource management.



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What is the NTFP Exchange Programme?

We are a collaborative network of non-governmental organisations and community-based organisations in South and Southeast Asia. We work with forest-based communities to strengthen their capacity in sustainable management of natural resources. Over the years, the NTFP-EP has grown into a dynamic network, with over 40 partner organisations and major contacts in India, the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Cambodia.
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