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Title Governing Africa's forests in a globalized world / edited by Laura A. German, Alain Karsenty and Anne-Marie Tiani.

Imprint London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  333.75096 G746 2010    ---  Available
Description xxix, 413 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series The Earthscan forestry library
Earthscan forestry library.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Forest governance and decentralization in Africa : linking local, regional and global dialogues / Laura A. German ... [et al.] -- Forestry and democratic decentralization in sub-Saharan Africa : a rough review / Jesse C. Ribot -- Elusive meanings : decentralization, conservation and local democracy / Mariteuw Chimere Diaw -- The new economic 'grand game' in Africa and the future of governance reforms in the forestry sector / Alain Karsenty -- Forest sector reforms, livelihoods and sustainability in western Uganda / Pamela Jagger -- Hidden harvest : unlocking the economic potential of community-based forest management in Tanzania / Tom Blomley ... [et al.] -- Gendered representation and participation in decentralized forest management: case studies from Cameroon and Senegal / Solange Bandiaky and Anne-Marie Tiani -- Forest revenue decentralization and profits redistribution in the Democratic Republic of Congo / Sebastien Malele Mbala and Alain Karsenty -- Governance of decentralized forest revenue in Central Africa : for better or for worse? / Patrice Bigombe Logo -- Local government and forest resource governance in Mali : taxation and decentralized management of forest resources in Siby Rural Commune / Brehima Kassibo -- Decentralization outcomes in the context of political uncertainty in Zimbabwe : a comparative assessment of co-management and CAMPFIRE and implications for policy / Everisto Mapedza -- Bridging the gap between environmental decision-makers in Madagascar / Nadia Rabesahala Horning -- Trends in Ghana's international timber trade : implications for local livelihoods and sustainable forest management / J. Henry Owusu -- Forestry governance and trade transformations : experiences from Tanzania and implications for sustainable development / Simon Milledge -- The Africa Forest Law Enforcement and Governance (AFLEG) and Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) processes and the challenges of forest governance in African tropical timber exporting countries / James K. Gasana and Jean-Marie Samyn -- Free, prior and informed consent : implications for sustainable forest management in the Congo Basin / Luke Freeman ... [et al.] -- On the nature of intergenerational and social networks in the African forest sector : the case of Chinese, Lebanese, Indian and Italian business networks / Jean-Marc Roda -- Climate change : what are its implications for forest governance? / Carmenza Robledo, Jurgen Blaser and Sarah Byrne -- Forest governance and decentralization in Africa : issues and emerging trends / Doris Capistrano.
Subject Forest policy -- Africa.
Forest management -- Africa.
Decentralization in government -- Africa.
Globalization -- Africa.
Added Author German, Laura A.
Karsenty, Alain.
Tiani, Anne-Marie.
ISBN 9781844077564 (hardback)
184407756X (hardback)
9780415507172 (pbk.)
0415507170 (pbk.)

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