PO Box 2020
Interest in Forestry: peripheral
Veld Products Research & Development [VPR&D], is a Botswana-based Non-Governmental Organisation [NGO], established in 1981 to research and develop a wide range of veld products and to investigate suitable management systems for natural resources in order to ensure sustainable utilisation.
Veld products include foods, medicines, craft materials, tannins, gums, resins, dyes, essential oils, florist materials, ornamental plants, insects, horns, hides, skins and many other renewable natural resources.
To undertake research and development projects in partnership with rural communities and households to improve their quality of life through the sustainable utilisation and managementof veld resources.