South Asia

The potential of trees for energy

The potential of trees for energy

Further exploration of sustainable tree-based bioenergy could help improve the lives and livelihoods of communities around the world.

US President Obama plants a Bo-tree in India

US President Obama plants a Bo-tree in India

US President Barack Obama planted a Ficus tree at the Samadhi (Mausoleum) of Mahatma Gandhi in New Delhi on Sunday, 25 January 2015

In Nepal, a stronger partnership for agroforestry

In Nepal, a stronger partnership for agroforestry

The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) is strengthening its partnership with the government of Nepal to support the country

Partnership with the Central Agroforestry Research Institute of India

Partnership with the Central Agroforestry Research Institute of India

ICRAF South Asia and the Central Agroforestry Research Institute (CAFRI) recently reviewed the progress of the existing ICAR-ICRAF

Potential of short rotation tree species suitable for biofuels agroforestry systems

Potential of short rotation tree species suitable for biofuels agroforestry systems

Under the Biofuels Programme, one of ICRAF’s partners, Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya (JNKVV) has successfully developed a technology

Latest Publications

Dharani N, Yenesew A, Aynekulu E, Tuei B, & Jamnadass R
2015 Traditional ethnoveterinary medicine in East Africa : a manual on the use of medicinal plants. Nairobi: World Agroforestry Centre, 194p
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Jacobs D F Oliet J A Aronson J Bolte A Bullock J M Donoso P J Landhäusser S M Madsen P Peng S Rey-Benayas J M R Weber J C
2015 Restoring forests: what constitutes success in the 21st century? New Forests 46 (5): 601-614
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Herath P.M. Gunasena and D.K.N.G. Pushpakumara*
Chena cultivation in Sri Lanka: Prospects for agroforestry interventions
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Weerahewa, J. Pushpakumara, G. Silva, P. Daulagala, C. Punyawardena, R. Premalal, S. Miah, G. Roy, J. Jana, S. Marambe, B.
Are homegarden ecosystems resilient to climate change? An analysis of the adaptation strategies of homegardeners in Sri Lanka ACADEMICS CGIAR DEVELOPMENT PRACTITIONERS NGOS POLICY MAKERS SCIENTISTS; South Asia
Marambe, B. Silva, P. Pushpakumara, G. Ajith Silva, K.A.I.D.
Sustainable development in the context of biodiversity and food security
Ahmed K.U., Rahman M.M., Alam M.Z., Hossain M.M. and Miah M.G.
. Evaluation of relative host preference of Batocerarufomaculata De Geer on different age stages of Jackfruit trees