East Africa has abundant bamboo resources. Understanding the physical and mechanical properties of these bamboos is crucial for developing appropriate value chains. Under the Dutch-Sino-East Africa Bamboo Development Programme, bamboo resource assessments were undertaken in Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda, using remote sensing technology and market and value-chain studies.
WOOD AND FIBER SCIENCE
PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RISK MANAGEMENT & ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT, VOLS 1 AND 2