University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Faculty of Life Sciences (LIFE), Forest & Landscape - Prior to 2012

Using PES to Secure Livelihoods and Environmental Services in Coffee Agro forests

Nearly half of the world’s 25 million coffee farmers are smallholder farmers who depend on coffee production as their main source of income. They often produce coffee in shade systems, i.e. coffee…
Total grant
221,587

Forest Management for Timber and Non-Timber Products in the Tropical Lowlands of Bolivia (FOMABO)

The project will be finalised by mid 2011. Its objective has been to contribute to the development of training and research capacity supporting a sustainable forest management and planning in Bolivia.…
Total grant
9,373,704

Timber trees, tree tenure and sharing of benefits - the case of Ghana

The thesis addresses the research problem: Why is it that national governments, most of whom have declared their commitment to sustainably manage their nation’s tropical forest resources, adopt…
Total grant
402,930

Improving food potential in West African parkland trees

Leaves and fruits of Baobab (Adansonia digitata) and the African Locust Bean (Parkia biglobosa) are, utilized daily in West African households and rich in vitamins, proteins and nutrients. Both…
Total grant
4,493,380