Charcoal use in Zambia’s Miombo: balancing livelihoods and forest preservation

Kazungu, Moses GND; Zhunusova, Eliza GND; Yang, Anastasia Lucy GND; Kabwe, Gillian; Gumbo, Davison J.; Günter, Sven GND

Charcoal making as double-edged sword: important source for cash income in the Miombo dry forests but at cost of forest degradation.• Landscapes with protected areas can be counterproductive: higher volumes of charcoal produced and firewood extracted from landscapes with protected forest areas compared to landscapes with non-protected forest areas.

Preview

Cite

Citation style:

Kazungu, Moses / Zhunusova, Eliza / Yang, Anastasia / et al: Charcoal use in Zambia’s Miombo: balancing livelihoods and forest preservation. Hamburg 2020. Thünen Institute of International Forestry and Forest Economics.

Rights

Use and reproduction:

Export