Rattan to Grow – Cameroon

July 2004 Rattan is one of the most important non-timber forest products (NTFPs) in Cameroon. The gathering, selling and processing of rattan has many advantages and can help forest-dependent people lift themselves from the margins of poverty. Recently, many research

Read more

Money Grows on Trees – Cameroon

July 2004 An estimated 240 million people living on the poverty line depend upon forests for a livelihood. However, in Cameroon over half the forest cover has been lost and 81 per cent of the country’s unprotected forest has been

Read more