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Pratiques de restauration des zones degradees d’Afrique de l’Est (Restoration practices in degraded landscapes of Eastern Africa)

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Chirwa, P.W. (2014). Pratiques de restauration des zones degradees d’Afrique de l’Est. Working Paper Series vol. 2 no.11. Nairobi: African Forest Forum, pp.1-55. Available at: [Accessed October 3, 2016].

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This working paper is written in French

  • The author provides an introduction to the state of the land, i.e. extent of degradation in eastern Africa.
  • He then goes on to discuss restoration practices and for degraded landscapes in eastern Africa.
  • The author also provides an evaluation of reforestation practices currently in use.
  • The author ends by reviewing successful technologies for reforestation in eastern Africa and offering suggestions for scaling up.

Geographical Region

  • East Africa
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