Acronyms


ATI

Appropriate Technology International

CAMPFIRE

Communal Areas Management Programme for Indigenous Resources

CATIE

Centro Agronómico de Investigación y Enseñanza Tropical

CIGAR

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research

CIFOR

Centre for International Forestry Research

CITES

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

CONACNIE

Coordination of Indian Nationalities in Ecuador

CPC

Provisional Central Product Classification

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

F/FRED

Forestry/Fuelwood Research and Development

GATT

General Agreement on Trade and Tariff

GEF

Global Environmental Facility

HS

Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System

ICRAF

International Centre for Agroforestry Research

IDRC

International Development Research Centre of Canada

IFPRI

International Food Policy Research Institute

IITA

International Institute for Tropical Agriculture

IPR

Intellectual Property Rights

ISIC

International Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities

ISO

International Standards Organization

IUCN

World Conservation Union

NGO

Non-Governmental Organization

NWFPs

Non-Wood Forest Products

SITC

Standard International Trade Classification

TRAFFIC

Trade Record Analysis of Flora and Fauna in Commerce, a monitoring body of IUCN

TRIFED

Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India

TRIPs

Agreement on Trade-Related Intellectual Property Rights

UNAC

Upland NGO Assistance Committee (Philippines)

UNCED

United Nations Conference on Environment and Development

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNEP

United Nations Environment Programme

UNIDO

United Nations Industrial Development Organization

USAID

United States Agency for International Development

WHO

World Health Organization

WRI

World Resources Institute

WTO

World Trade Organization

WWF

World Wide Fund for Nature