The second issue of INBAR's magazine, 'Bamboo and Rattan Update', looks at the relationship between bamboo, rattan and the species which depend on it - from the giant panda, to humans.
INBAR's 2020 international photo competition received more than 100 entries from around the world. Winning image, pictured, taken by Raphael Paucar & Noelia Trillo in Peru.
The International Organization for Standardization has officially released a series of three international standards for bamboo charcoal.
Bamboo was featured prominently as an alternative for plastic at the Bo’ao International Plastic Ban Industry Forum, held in Hainan province, China.