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Forest farmer exchange visits play a significant role in sharing new ideas and techniques to encourage the sustainable incorporation of trees into farm landscapes. On behalf of the Forest and...

ETFRN news 60 - Forest and farm producer organizations in Ghana’s drylands: key partners in restoration

Building on existing experiences, interviews and local surveys in Ghana’s savannah zone, this article details how FFPOs can help build climate-resilient landscapes and ensure that multiple benefits are generated for...

Can collective intellectual property rights preserve culture and biodiversity?

Millions of unique smallholder producers and artisans make a huge contribution to the world economy but few can compete in globalised markets. Their high per unit production costs, lack of...

Places to prosper: engaging with youth migration in forest landscapes

Youth migration shapes economies and ecologies profoundly. Young men and women bring vibrancy to rural communities. But in rural areas, young people must weigh up their chances for prosperity: whether...

Women’s empowerment through collective action: how can forest and farm producer organisations can make a difference

This research report explores different organisational structures and social and cultural services from a gender-equality and women’s empowerment perspective. More specifically, it examines how access to social and cultural services...

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The webinar presents how the Nyandarua Tree Growers Association (TGAN) in Kenya implemented a detailed tree inventory to develop a bankable business plan for farm timber. TGAN is supported by...

Prosperity in place for youth: Meaningful work for mobile youth that enhances forest landscapes

The global youth population has reached 1.2 billion, accounting for 16 percent of the total population. Youth are here defined as those between 15 and 24 years of age. Tragically,...

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Thriving in diversity: smallholders organising for climate resilience

With their ability to mobilise 1.5 billion smallholder producers, forest and farm producer organisations (FFPOs) can help drive a paradigm shift away from large-scale monocultural systems, which are vulnerable to...

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