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(University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2014)The majority of people in Africa use plant based traditional medicines for their care. Demand for medicinal plants is increasing in Africa as the population grows. The threat posed by over-exploitation of medicinal plants ...
Exploratory study on the impact of woodfuel use and planning strategies for its sustainability in Western Kenya (University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2014)The impact of woodfuel collection on forests has been controversial and its role in rural livelihoods and deforestation is the subject of considerable debate. This study reviews the main dimensions of this discourse and ...