Forests & Timber

Practitioner's Resource Kit: Environmental Management in Humanitarian Operations

 

IFRC, UN/OCHA and CARE International

2008

Timber as a construction material in humanitarian operations. Draft 3.0 for discussion 

Information on selecting, specifying, procuring, using and distributing timber as part of humanitarian operations
Aimed at program managers, logisticians, engineers and others working in humanitarian programs involving construction

 

ITTO and IUCN

2005

Restoring Forest Landscapes: An Introduction to the Art and Science of Forest Landscape Restoration. ITTO Technical Series No. 23 

targeting field-level forest managers working in degraded forests and forest lands

 

UNHCR

2005

Forest Management in Refugee and Returnee Situations. A Handbook of Sound Practices 

Opportunities to minimise environmental impacts and guidelines for developing locally appropriate initiatives

Gestion forestière en contexte d'accueil de réfugiés. Un manuel de pratiques rationnelles

French version