- Commercial forest plantations are important in meeting the increasing global demand for wood products.
- Establishing commercial forest plantations requires substantial capital investment.
- Women are often constrained in their access to and control over resources such as land and capital to invest in commercial forestry.
- Well-packaged, long-term incentive schemes can enhance participation of women in commercial forestry.
Topic: forests, plantations, wood, women
Series: GLF Brief no. 2
Publisher: Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia
Publication Year: 2018Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.