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Global Assessment of Bamboo and Rattan

Ministerial Panel at INBAR UNFF session looks at opportunities for Global Assessment of Bamboo & Rattan (GABAR). Case studies – China, Kenya, Ecuador

Bamboo for development - global inventory and assessment


INBAR Summit: Bamboo and Rattan in the Green Economy - International Policy Dialogue, Addis Ababa, November 2014World Bamboo Congress, 17-22 September 2015Kenya Policy Workshop: towards a national bamboo policy

Our Work

Climate Change

Bamboos are versatile resources that can help us tackle and live with climate change.

Environmental Sustainability

Bamboo and rattan combine environmental sustainability with poverty reduction.

Poverty Alleviation

Bamboo and rattan help millions of poor rural and urban producers lift themselves out of poverty.

Sustainable Construction

Building with bamboo is a modern, green option.

Trade Development

Bamboo and rattan products have large and expanding markets.


Recent Publications

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