darwin initative
darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative

Sustainable management of forest medicinal plants by Peruvian indigenous communities


Ref: EIDPJ011
Type: Scoping
Project Leader: Anna Lawrence
Lead Institution: University of Oxford - ECI
Host Country Institutions: Centro EORI de Investigación y Promoción Regional Peru, FENAMAD - Federacion Nativa del rio Madre de Dios y Affluentes
Start Date: 2003-08-01
End Date: 2003-08-31
Funding: £3,000.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Peru
Purpose: The project aims to work with indigenous populations within the Manu Biosphere Reserve (RBM) in Peru to consolidate their traditional knowledge of medicinal plants, and support it with scientific knowledge on population biology, dynamics, management and propagation, leading to a management plan for the sustainable conservation, use and commercialisation of forest medicinal plants.
Outputs:

Related Projects: Participatory forest management for medicinal plant production in Peru, Youth Participation in Protected Area Management in Rodna Mountains, Strengthening Biodiversity Capacity in the Forestry Curriculum, Viasayas (Philippines), Agroforestry Manual Using Native Species, Bolivia