Non-Timber Forest Products Exchange Programme


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June 28, 2003

Editorial: Voices No. 6

You will find here for the time being the final issue of the bulletin ‘Voices from the Forest’. This issue starts with an article with news on the Exchange Programme, highlighting activities and developments in India, the Philippines, Sarawak, Vietnam READ MORE »

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 »