Commonwealth NGOs
related to forestry

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bullet2 Agroforestry Farmers Association

899 Urban Estate

Phase II






Type:  NGO   

Scope:  national   

Interest in Forestry:  central


A national organisation

Objectives of Society:

     To promote the practice of agroforestry

     To exchange views and cooperate with forest service, wood-based industries and others engaged or interested in agroforestry

     To provide a forum for agroforestry farmers and others interested in the subject to deliberate upon matters of common interest and take up the same with government, wood-based industries and others concerned with the subject

     To organise conferences, lectures, meetings and discussions relating to agroforestry and allied subjects and to foster public interest in agroforestry

     To prepare, produce, publish and circulate books, pamphlets, newsletters, documents and other publications concerning agroforestry and allied subjects and to adopt different publicity media to publicise matters relating to the Society

     To establish awards, prizes and other incentives to promote agroforestry

     To raise funds through subscription, donation, and other means permissible under the law to carry out activities to achieve the objectives of the Society

     To do all such other things as shall be necessary for the furtherance and attainment of the above said objectives.