Gestion Durable des Forêts (GDF) Boîte à outils

Wood Energy

This module outlines the challenges and opportunities associated with the production and use of woodfuel and its socioeconomic and environmental impacts in developing countries. It discusses the role of value-chain approaches in addressing existing problems in the wood energy sector, and it briefly discusses the large-scale industrial use of woodfuel. 

This module was developed with the kind collaboration of the following people and/or institutions:

Initiator(s): Zuzhang Xia - FAO, Forestry Department

This module was revised in 2017 to strengthen gender considerations.

Initiator(s): Gender Team in Forestry

Reviewer(s): Zuzhang Xia - FAO, Forestry Department