Policies and incentives for improving the management of miombo woodlands to meet household needs in Southern Africa. Objective.
To develop a framework for an improved understanding of the linkage between rural livelihoods and miombo woodlands, better to inform the development of social and economic policies which have poverty alleviation as their primary objective.
Review and assessment of contribution of miombo to livelihoods and national economies
Identification of pathways to poverty alleviation in dry forest regions
Review of main factors supporting successful dry forest management