LATEST ACTIVITIES

Responding to questions from participants during the Discussion Session of the Annual Conference

Responding to questions from participants during the Discussion Session of the Annual Conference

20 December 2019
Dr. EsbernFriis-Hansen and Dr. Rasmus Pedersen both from DIIS, Denmark responding to questions from participants during the Discussion Session of the Annual Conference
Readmore
Annual Conference of the Timber Rush Project held on 10th December, 2019 at VETA, Iringa

Annual Conference of the Timber Rush Project held on 10th December, 2019 at VETA, Iringa

20 December 2019
A group photo of participants to the Timber Rush Annual Conference held at VETA Conference Hall in Iringa Region (December 10, 2019).  Prof. Dismas Mwaseba giving some welcoming remarks at the Timber Rush Annual Conference held o December 10th, 2019 at VETA in Iringa Region Prof. N.S.Y. Mdoe (...
Readmore
Villages without villagers

Villages without villagers

31 October 2019
Land has been a bait for rich urban dwellers to invest in tree planting activities. In this way, land has been sold extravagantly with or without legitimate procedures. Some people have sold all land and lack plots for crop production, making them the hungry families, says PhD. student Justin Lusas...
Readmore
The rules of the game

The rules of the game

31 October 2019
Governance of the value chain is the subject of this PhD. project. It looks at the power relationships between the actors along the value chain and how these relationships influence access to benefits Governance encompasses both state/government regulations and market governance. Regarding state re...
Readmore
 Timber Rush – Private forestry on village land

Timber Rush – Private forestry on village land

30 October 2019
imber Rush investigates the scale and drivers of the current investments in land and timber in Tanzania, testing the hypothesis that investments are first and foremost driven by domestic factors related to increased market demand for timber for industrial use, particularly construction, nationally a...
Readmore