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by Portal Web Editor last modified Aug 11, 2017 01:02 AM

Forests and Food Security

FAB has been supporting CIFOR Principal Scientist Terry Sunderland and his team to better understand and communicate the importance of forests for food security, including the dimensions of nutrition, ecosystem services and poverty reduction. To explore more, please click here.

Collaborative Partnership on Sustainable Wildlife Management (CPW) bushmeat sourcebook

The e-sourcebook on bushmeat provides an objective and comprehensive understanding of the global tropical bushmeat issue, by disentangling the topic into the various sections. Each section synthesizes available global scientific knowledge, drawing attention to relevant and current references for further reading. To explore more, please click here.

CIFOR Bushmeat Research Initiative

The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) launched a new website on bushmeat – wild species that are hunted for food. The website brings together decades of research on the sustainable management of wildlife, with a particular focus on hunting in the tropical forests of the Congo Basin and the Amazon.

  • Visit the Bushmeat website here.
  • Read about the latest research on Forests News here

The new site builds on the work of the Bushmeat Research Initiative (BRI) and the Collaborative Partnership on Sustainable Wildlife Management (CPW) to create a comprehensive resource for journalists, researchers, policy makers, students and the general public.

The latest publications and research findings on bushmeat are presented together with news from the field, as well as a suite of multimedia products, including animation, videos and photo essays. Researchers are encouraged to add their own findings to the Interactive Bushmeat Database and Data Map, joining a global community of practice on bushmeat.

 
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