Unasylva - No. 223


An international journal of forestry and forest industries - Vol. 57 2006/1

FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Editor: A. Perlis
Editorial Advisory Board Forestry Department:
F. Castañeda, R. Czudek, T. Hofer, D. Kneeland, J.P. Koyo, A. Perlis, L. Russo, M. Uemoto, T. Vahanen, M.L. Wilkie

Emeritus Advisers:
J. Ball, I.J. Bourke, C. Palmberg-Lerche

Regional Advisers:
H. Abdel Nour, C. Carneiro, P. Durst, P. Koné, K. Prins

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Cover photo: Buddleja incana forest, Atapo Quichalán , Ecuador
FAO/CFU000796/R. Faidutti


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Editorial (Download- 43KB)

D. Kneeland
FAO Forestry at 60 (Download- 495KB)

N. Byron
Challenges in defining, implementing and renewing forest policies
(Download- 315KB)

M. Ba Diao
Livestock production and conservation in and around protected areas: the Project for Integrated Ecosystem Management in Senegal
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E. Raufflet and P. Moctezuma Barragán
Organizational dimensions of decentralized forest management: lessons from a farmers’ cooperative in central Mexico
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M. Sreetheran, E. Philip, M. Adnan and M. Siti Zakiah
A historical perspective of urban tree planting in Malaysia
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L. Christersson and K. Verma
Short-rotation forestry – a complement to “conventional” forestry (Download- 286KB)

C. Saint-Laurent and J. Carle
Looking at the bigger picture: the Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration
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FAO FORESTRY (Download- 96KB)


BOOKS (Download- 144KB)