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Sustainable forestry and chainsawmills in Vanuatu

Sustainable forestry and chainsawmills in Vanuatu

Network Paper Rural Development Forestry Network ( 19d): 1-15

'Wokabaut somils' (small portable sawmills) were introduced into Vanuatu in 1990 after some success in other parts of Melanesia. This paper describes the situation and challenges faced in this project and the way in which the project has had to change to address these issues.

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