Inbar
News Promoting bamboo in Eastern and Southern Africa

Promoting bamboo in Eastern and Southern Africa

Tanzania, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Mozambique

2010
2013

Mainstreaming Pro-poor Livelihoods and Addressing Environmental Degradation with Bamboo in Eastern and Southern Africa

Bamboo has great potential to contribute to poverty reduction and environmental protection for millions of people in Eastern and Southern Africa, but remains largely underutilised.This project promoted the use of bamboo, and distributed several useful techniques and technologies for bamboo processing, in several countries. The project also established plantations of bamboo for easier commercial use.

Project partners
Project resources

Donors