Forest Policy Economics and Markets in Zambia

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  • Author : Philimon Ng'andwe
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 186 pages
  • ISBN : 0128041226
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 20 August 2015
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This book is the result of over ten years of field research across Zambia. It covers the production and diverse uses of wood and non-wood forest products in different parts of Zambia. Although a short format, it is a multi-contributed work. It starts an overview of the forestry sector, and covers more specific areas like production, markets and trade of wood and non-wood products; the role of non-wood forest products in the livelihood of the local population, the contribution of

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