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May 7, 2021

NEW PODCAST: #CommunitiesSpeak now available on Spotify

NTFP-EP Asia has launched a new podcast called #CommunitiesSpeak, a podcast hosted by the HIVE knowledge exchange and e-learning platform of the Non-Timber Forest Products Exchange Programme. The #CommunitiesSpeak Podcast started as a call to action led by the consortium READ MORE »

April 21, 2021

Green Livelihoods Alliance condemns lifting of ban on new mining in the Philippines

The Green Livelihoods Alliance (GLA) in the Philippines is alarmed and dismayed by the issuance of Executive Order 130 re-allowing new mining projects in the country. On April 15, 2021 the Malacañang released Executive Order (EO) 130 signed by President READ MORE »

February 24, 2021

REGISTER NOW: Linking Wild Foods, Biodiversity and Forest based Livelihoods – Towards an Outlook of Inclusive Food Systems in Asia to 2030

Registration to the virtual forum “Linking Wild Foods, Biodiversity and Forest based Livelihoods: Towards an Outlook of Inclusive Food Systems in Asia to 2030” is now open! All are welcome to join the virtual forum happening from 8-12 March 2021.  During READ MORE »

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May 3, 2021

Reconnecting the individual in climate restoration

There is no debate regarding climate change: it’s real, it’s already happening at an alarming rate, and urgent action on an international scale is needed to mitigate its effects. But another debate divides the climate movement: do individual actions such READ MORE »

February 5, 2021

‘Nature-rich’ food systems

The current global and industrial food system is not only a major driver of deforestation and environmental destruction, it is also nature-poor. Nowadays, 75% of the world’s food is generated from only 12 plants and 5 animal species. The greatly READ MORE »

February 4, 2021

The Malva Nut: Saving rural people’s lives

Laos sits at the heart of mainland Southeast Asia, bordering Myanmar, Cambodia, China, Thailand and Vietnam, with the Mekong River connecting all six and providing a lifeline for the entire basin. The Global Association for People and the Environment (GAPE) 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."

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