Non-Timber Forest Products Exchange Programme


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October 21, 2007

Women and NTFPs, Livelihood and Management Issues in the Western Ghats, India

by Narasimha Hegde, Appiko Prakruti “We obtain three-fourths of our income from NTFPs,” Ms. Subbi Gowda, a tribal NTFP collector said without wavering. Appiko-Prakruti’s decade-long study and sharing knowledge with local communities also revealed the same. In Uttara Kannada district, READ MORE »

September 21, 2007

Christmas sale at the Philippine CustomMade Crafts Center!

Do your Christmas shopping early! And get unique gifts – handcrafted items from Philippines artisans – for your loved ones at great prices! The CustomMade Crafts Center is holding a sale this coming 5-6 September from 10am-6 pm at 92-A READ MORE »

June 21, 2007

New film on NTFPs in India for release in October

by Aloisa Zamora-Santos, NTFP-EP A new film promises to be another thought-provoking piece and aims to contribute to the NTFP-EPs advocacy for sustainable forest-based livelihoods for communities in the region. Like Voices from the Forest, the first film jointly produced READ MORE »

June 21, 2007

Voices from the Forest: Livelihood and Conservation through NTFPs in India

by: Andhika Vega Praputra translated by: Widya Lastiana Hasan “Voices from the Forest: Livelihood and Conservation through NTFPs in India” is a film by Gekko Studio in collaboration with the Non Timber Forest Product Exchange Programme for South and Southeast READ MORE »