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Final Report - GUYAGROFOR (Development of sustainable agroforestry systems based on indigenous and maroon knowledge in the Guyana shield region)

Project ID: 510935
Funded under: FP6-INCO

Abstract

This is the executive summary of the final activity report of the GUYAGROFOR project, which was funded under the European Commission's Sixth Framework Programme (FP6). GUYAGROFOR aimed to develop new strategies, based on native people practices, for the creation of sustainable agroforestry systems that would support the socioeconomic and organisational empowerment of rainforest populations while contributing to national economies.

The document presents the extensive final reports of the project and then provides a brief overview of its objectives and principal achievements. The research background and specific goals are summarised and the implemented approaches are highlighted. Moreover, the document focuses on the guidelines that were formulated regarding the development of viable solutions in the different case study areas.

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Record Number: 12997 / Last updated on: 2011-04-14
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