Tropical Forests in a changing global context

International Symposium (Brussels, 8-9 November, 2004)

Edited by Morgan de Dapper
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Publisher
Académie royale des Sciences d'Outre-Mer - Koninklijke Academie voor Overzeese Wetenschappen
Edited by
Morgan de Dapper,
Collection
Actes des Séances publiques
ISSN
00014176
Language
English, French
Publisher Category
Natural Sciences > Biology > Ecology and Biogeography
Onix Audience Codes
06 Professional and scholarly
Title First Published
2005
Type of Work
Proceedings

Paperback


Publication Date
2005
ISBN-13
9789075652376
Extent
Main content page count : 350
Code
9789075652376
Dimensions
24.5 x 27.2 x 17 cm
Weight
622 grams
List Price
32.00 €
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Contents


 Foreword

OFFICIAL OPENING

D. DE LAME, Welcome

W. ERDELEN, Address

J. P. KOYO, L’aménagement durable des forêts tropicales face à la multiplicité des fonctions attendues des arbres et des écosystèmes forestiers. Le cas du Bassin du Congo

P. METTENS, Contribution of Belgian Science to the Tropical Forests

STATE OF THE ART IN THE CONTINENTS CONCERNED

J.-L. DOUCET, African Rain Forests: Evolution and Threats

R. PURI & D. DONOVAN, Asia’s Tropical Forests in a Changing Global Context: Can Expert-led Policy Making cope with Change?

M. PAOLETTI, Biodiversity Management and Loss of Traditional Knowledge in the Largest Forest of the Amazon. Examples from Amazonas, Venezuela and Ecuador

GOVERNANCE

S. MANKOTO & M. MALDAGUE, Stratégie systémique appliquée à la gestion de la biodiversité. Cas de la Réserve de biosphere de Luki (RDC)

J.-C. NGUINGUIRI, Gouvernance des aires protégées dans le Bassin du Congo: principes et pratiques

P. LIMAN, Development of Conservation Areas. An Effort towards Biological Diversity Conservation in Indonesia

P. BIGOMBE LOGO et al. Forest Management Decentralization in Cameroon. Which Impact on Local Development?

M. KHAN, Governance in the Forestry Sector in the North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan. Managing Forests ? Is Deterioration Inexorable?

T. TREFON & S. COGELS, A Stakeholder Approach to Natural Resource Management in Peri-urban Central Africa

COMMERCIAL EXPLOITATION

J.-J. LANDROT, The Problem of Sustainable Forestry Management in Humid Tropical Forests. The African Example

L. MATHOT & J.-L. DOUCET, Wildlife Surveys in Rain Forest Concessions in order to Identify Protected areas

LOCAL EXPLOITATION

L. ARAGON, Building Regional Capacity for Sustainable Use of Tropical Rainforest in Latin America: Experience and Challenges of the South-South Cooperation

C. VERMEULEN & J.-L. DOUCET, Conservation and Sustainable Use of Non-Timber Forest Products in Favour of Local Communities within Integrated Forest Management in Central Africa

J. C. MONSEMBULA et al., Gestion de la faune sauvage et le commerce du gibier en Afrique centrale

H. BEECKMAN et al. ,Knowledge Generation on Tropical Forest Products: a Model from Nepal

A. CISSE et al., Systèmes de croyances Niominka et gestion des ressources naturelles de mangrove

A. VERHEYDEN et al., Potential of High-resolution Wood Anatomy and Stable Isotope Measurements for Tropical Dendrochronology: a Case Study on a Kenyan Mangrove Tree Species

ROUND TABLE

M. DE DAPPER, Tropical Forest in a Changing Global Context. Round Table Conclusions