Non-Timber Forest Products Exchange Programme


October 16, 2019

NEW BOOK: ‘Wild Tastes in Asia’ launches October 24

NTFP-EP’s latest publication Wild Tastes in Asia: Coming home to the forest for food will have its book launching ceremony this October 24, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at the Megatrade Hall in SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines during the National READ MORE »

October 4, 2019

Program of Activities for Madhu Duniya 2019

This is the official program of activities for Madhu Duniya 2019 Philippines. Read below to find out what’s in store for Asia’s largest forest honey and bee conference: Click here to download the PDF version Program for Madhu Duniya 2019 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."