Un informe de síntesis de políticas ser sobre para combatir el cambio climático, el bambú es un recurso fundamental en las estrategias orientadas al paisaje. El bambú le brinda a los países y a los socios para el desarrollo una infinidad de soluciones prácticas para el cambio climático. Si se reconoce como un recurso estratégico […]
‘National Bamboo Strategy 2018-2022: Guidelines for a Green and Inclusive Development’ is an open and participatory document providing a roadmap. It identifies all of the elements, actors, dynamics, processes, competitors, territories, and related knowledge with the emerging bamboo sector in Ecuador, and sets this information out in the clearest way possble. The Strategy recommends a […]
China has the world’s largest market for international bamboo and rattan products. This report analyses China’s trade in bamboo and rattan products for 2016, based on analysis of UN COMTRADE statistics.
Report of the international trade in bamboo and rattan products for 2015, based on analysis of UN COMTRADE statistics.
This assessment aims to address a number of important knowledge gaps about bamboo quantity and location in three INBAR Member states: Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda. The report details how remote sensing technology was used to assess bamboo stocks in these three countries. A better understanding of bamboo resources is a prerequisite to using this plant […]
This manual is produced under the International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation (INBAR) project “South-South Knowledge Transfer Strategies for Pro-Poor Livelihood Development and Environmental Management in Africa”, funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the European Commission (EC). It is aimed at providing the needed technical knowledge, measurement methodologies and skill set for […]
The translated third edition of this construction manual, first published in 2005, provides a basic, hands-on guide to using bamboo for construction: from choosing and treating the raw material, to putting together durable and safe structures. It draws heavily on experiences from the Andean region of Latin America, where bamboo is a historical construction material. […]
Rattan is an important but often neglected non-timber forest product in Nepal. Until now there has been no comprehensive or systematic attempt to develop the sub-sector and building sustainable value chains. Given the great potential of rattan to contirbute to livelihood improvement in Nepal, INBAR commissioned the study, with the potential to identify the scope for […]