Ecology and Society-ICRAFT: Twenty Years of Community Forestry in Cameroon: Opportunities and Challenges for Sustainable Development

 

 

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Prioritizing enablers for effective community forestry in Cameroon
Lalisa A. Duguma, Peter A. Minang, Divine Foundjem-Tita, Parmutia Makui, and Serge Mandiefe Piabuo
 
 
Community forest governance in Cameroon: a review
Serge Mandiefe Piabuo, Divine Foundjem-Tita, and Peter A Minang
 
 
Community forestry frameworks in sub-Saharan Africa and the impact on sustainable development
Lalisa A. Duguma, Joanes Atela, Alemayehu N. Ayana, Dieudonne Alemagi, Mathew Mpanda, Moses Nyago, Peter A. Minang, Judith M. Nzyoka, Divine Foundjem-Tita, and Cécile Ngo Ntamag-Ndjebet
 
 
 
Viability of community forests as social enterprises: A Cameroon case study
Divine Foundjem-Tita, Lalisa A. Duguma, Stijn Speelman, and Serge M. Piabuo
 
 
Evolution of community forestry in Cameroon: an innovation ecosystems perspective
Peter A. Minang, Lalisa A. Duguma, Florence Bernard, Divine Foundjem-Tita, and Zacharie Tchoundjeu
 
 
Are community forests a viable model for the Democratic Republic of Congo?
Guillaume Lescuyer, Tito Muhindo Kakundika, Ignace Muganguzi Lubala, Isaac Shabani Ekyamba, Raphaël Tsanga, and Paolo Omar Cerutti
 
 
Community forestry and REDD+ in Cameroon: what future?
Florence Bernard and Peter A Minang
 
Addressing equity in community forestry: lessons from 20 years of implementation in Cameroon
Urcil Papito Kenfack Essougong, Divine Foundjem-Tita, and Peter A. Minang
 

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