Non-Timber Forest Products Exchange Programme


September 5, 2019

Madhu Duniya 2019 Scientific Panel: What you need to know

MANILA, Philippines – This October 24, the leading researchers on Asian forest honey and bees will grace the Madhu Duniya 2019 Scientific Panel in Metro Manila, Philippines. The panel aims to share the latest research on Asian forest honey and READ MORE »

September 2, 2019

Madhu Duniya 2019: The world of honey returns this October!

MANILA, Philippines – Asia’s largest forest honey and bee conference makes it way to the Philippines! Madhu Duniya is the largest gathering of Asian forest honey producers, scientists, supporters and private sector players in the world, coming together to discuss READ MORE »


September 18, 2019

Stories vs. Numbers: Data gaps and synergies in forest trade and markets

The market for forest products continues to grow given the changes in forest products value chains in the Asia-Pacific region. This holds true for both the non-timber and timber ‘worlds.’ Aside from the increasingly transnational nature of trade, the role READ MORE »

September 7, 2019

The value of empowered communities

How do we overcome the challenges of community enterprise initiatives? It’s easy to understand why most people never associate lucrative businesses with forests and indigenous groups. We like to associate big businesses with the destruction of natural resources and the READ MORE »

What are NTFPs

Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) are defined as "all biological materials, other than timber, which are extracted from forest for human use."