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June 28, 2003

Exchange News:May 2002 – April 2003

Activities and developments during the last year of the project are as follows: 1. India Two major meetings took place during the last 8 months, one in Ooty (Nilgiris) and one in Jagdalpur (Bastar). In both meetings a fine mix READ MORE »

June 28, 2003

“Jiwar” greetings from Bastar, the herbal state

by Jenne de Beer (Field Coordinator NTFP Exchange Programme) and Madhu Ramnath (LeAF) In February, a two-day NTFP meeting took place in Jagdalpur, the capital of the district of Bastar, Central Eastern India. After spending a night and a day READ MORE »

June 28, 2003

Participatory inventory of rattan: two workshops in Indonesia and Philippines

By Mary Stockdale, Benedicto Q. Sánchez, Ade Cahyat, Maria Theresa Brunia and M. Nasir INTRODUCTION Inventory (i.e. quantification) of a plant resource is an important first step for planning the resource’s management. Information on the quantity of the resource at READ MORE »