Non-timber forest products in Uganda. Spatial tools supporting sustainable development

Author: Cottray, O., Miles, L., Newton, A.
Date Published: January 2006
ISBN: 92-807-2364-2

Biodiversity Series 18

This report describes a new map-based approach to defining areas best suited for NTFP commercialization. Uganda is used as a case study. As one of the most rapidly growing economies in Africa, its rich natural heritage highlights the conflict between national development efforts and the need for a globally responsible approach to biodiversity conservation.