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An international journal of the forestry and food industries
FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Fay Banoun, Marcelle Biagini,
Griselda Gomez, Farhana Haque
Antoinette Fernandez Van Asten
Editorial Advisory Board
J.E.M. Arnold (Chairman). B. Ben
Salem C. Chandrasekharan. A.
Contreras, M.R. de Montalembert, B.
Kyrklund, M.K. Muthoo. C. Palmberg,
R.D. Pardo, R. Wazeka (Secretary)
K. Richmond (Editorial Branch)
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Editorial - Cities, trees and people
The Pacific islands and beyond
Thirteen city profiles
R.J. Olembo and P. de Rham
In two different worlds
Gary Moll and Deborah Gangloff
Urban forestry in the United States
A second look at the economics of natural management systems in tropical mixed forests
The world of forestry
Breakthrough on International Tropical Timber Agreement
Medicinal plants: A neglected resource
Mobile sawshops to Bangladesh
Integrating traditional and modern medicine
Honey from rubber
Arid rangeland trees and shrubs
Appropriate technology handbook
Forest plantations: A new economic resource in Côte d'Ivoire
The trees of Spain
Controlling elephant damage
Public attitudes wildlife and conservation in the Third World
Protective legislation in Chile
Special insert: Forestry science serving society
Declaration - Forestry science serving
IUFRO and FAO
A message from the children...
A brief congress report
The IUFRO scientific achievement award
The IUFRO honorary members
The post-congress scientific excursions
A brief history of IUFRO
IUFRO's special programme for developing countries
From the keynote address
Future programme of IUFRO
Where to purchase FAO publications locally - Points de vente des publications de la FAO - Puntos de venta de publicaciones de la FAO