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Non IUCN Publication

Community-investor business models : lessons from the oil palm sector in East Malaysia

Concerns about food and energy security, coupled with increasing returns from agriculture, have increased interest in agricultural investments in developing countries. Public debates about 'land grabbing' have questioned the socio-economic impacts of large-scale land acquisitions.

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2011
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Fruit trees and useful plants in Amazonian life

This publication provides rich information on Amazon fruits and communities, illustrating how local peoples have adopted and adapted to the plant kindgom around them to distil vital nutrients, medicines and other products fundamental to their survival; it also shows how scientific information can

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2011
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Tropical palms : 2010 revision

Palms, belonging to the Arecaceae family, are among the most common plants in tropical countries and provide a vast assortment of products ranging from food to construction materials, fibre and fuel.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

The bitter fruit of oil palm : dispossession and deforestation

The impacts of oil palm plantations have been widely ignored, and given widespread promotion of these plantations throughout the tropics, the World Rainforest Movement decided to bring together research and local struggles in this book, aimed as a tool for action.

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2001
IUCN Publication

Palms : their conservation and sustained utilization. Status survey and conservation action plan

Increasing demands on the world's natural resources pose a serious threat to palm biodiversity.

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1996
IUCN Publication

Non-timber forest products : ecological and economic aspects of exploitation in Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia

Based on information derived from literature, statistics, interviews and a field survey in Bolivia, this report explores the value of non-timber forest products not only in economic terms but also as an important element in the lives of people who live in or near the forest.

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1996
Non IUCN Publication

Field guide to the palms of the Americas

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1995
IUCN Grey Literature

Programme d'appui aux initiatives de gestion locale des rôneraies du Dallol Maouri et du fleuve Niger

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1994
IUCN Grey Literature

Etude socio-économique pour l'élaboration et la mise en oeuvre d'un programme d'appui à la gestion locale de la rôneraie

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1993
Non IUCN Publication

The subsidy from nature : palm forests, peasantry and development on an Amazon frontier

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1992
IUCN Publication

Palms for human needs in Asia : palm utilization and conservation India, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines

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1991
IUCN Publication

The palms of the new world : a conservation census

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1988
IUCN Grey Literature

Economic botany and threatened species of the palm family in Latin America and the Caribbean

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1986