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What is your name?
Tim Cronin
What is your job title?
Media and Communications Manager
What organisation do you work for?
The International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR)
What aspects of biodiversity are you most interested in?
Agriculture, CBD negotiations, Communicating biodiversity, Climate change, Ecosystem services, Forests, Poverty and biodiversity, Trade and biodiversity
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INBAR is an intergovernmental organization dedicated to reducing poverty, conserving the environment and creating fairer trade using bamboo and rattan. INBAR was established in 1997 and represents a growing number of member countries all over the world. Headquarters are in China and there are regional offices in Ghana, Ethiopia, India and Ecuador.

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Can bamboo provide an answer?

As negotiators struggle to develop a future strategy for sustaining life on earth, the word Satoyama echoes around the corridors of the CBD COP10 in Nagoya. Broadly speaking, Satoyama landscapes recognize the strong connection between ecosystems and agricultural systems, and are being touted as one potential solution to halting biodiversity loss.

In line with this approach, new research from the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR), carried out in bamboo production… Continue

Posted on October 26, 2010 at 11:32

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