Living in a predominantly arid desert country how have we come to misinterpret the value of a tree? Non-timber forest resources like fruit, bulbs, berries & medicinal plants have far-reaching benefits for Nabibia’s communities, both in terms of subsistence and income. The protection of this scarce and vulnerable natural environment is therefore a vital need. Namibians need to learn all about sustainable forest management and not leave it to unscrupulous rosewood plunderers.
Read the facts on the Rosewood Forest plundering here: https://africasustainableconservation.com/2017/07/25/namibia-john-grobler-says-china-felling-rosewood-and-teak-in-the-caprivi/