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Scientific journals : Article
Life sciences : Agriculture & agronomy
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/131218
Managing forest resources to secure wood energy supply for urban centers: the case of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
English
[fr] Gérer la ressource forestière pour sécuriser l’approvisionnement en bois énergie des centres urbains, le cas de la capitale Kinshasa en République Démocratique du Congo
Dubiez, Emilien [Projet UE Makala > > > >]
Vermeulen, Cédric mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > Forêts, Nature et Paysage > Laboratoire de Foresterie des régions trop. et subtropicales >]
Peltier, Régis [CIRAD > > > >]
Ingram, Verina [CIFOR > > > >]
Schure, Jolien [CIFOR > > > >]
Marien, Jean-noel [CIRAD > > > >]
2012
Nature et Faune
FAO Regional Office for Africa
26
2
The Forest-Agriculture interface: a zone for enhanced productivity?
52-56
Yes (verified by ORBi)
International
2026-5611
[en] wood energy ; RDC ; Kinshasa ; Makala ; forest management
[en] The management of wood energy has become
a major concern for the international
community and is the focus of debates in
Central Africa. The Makala Project, funded by
the EU, fits within this context with the
objective of securing the supply of wood
energy to urban centers. Over the past three
years, various forest resources management
techniques have been designed and an
assessment of the wood energy sector has
been conducted in Kinshasa. Various
technical itineraries have been proposed for
the management of areas dedicated to thesupply of wood energy at various levels, from
the farming plot to the village land, and from
the individual approach to the collective
approach. This article provides a snapshot of
the activities developed by the Makala Project
to improve the management of periurban
forest ecosystems and to secure the supply in
wood energy.
CIRAD-CIFOR-ULG/Gembloux
UE
Projet UE Makala
Professionals ; Students ; General public
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/131218
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