Mahogany tree after 10 years, Mexico. Credit: Bioversity International/L. Snook

Restoring productivity and biodiversity in tropical forests by mimicking natural disasters

Laura Snook, Coordinator of Management and Conservation of Forest and Tree Resources, CGIAR Research Programme on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry,...

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Woman picks fruit from a tree in the Congo Basin. Credit: CIFOR/O. Girard

Reconciling multiple forest uses in the Congo Basin

In their 2015 annual report, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry highlights the achievements of Flagship 2, Management of...

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Filling in knowledge gaps for better management of forests and trees

What research support is needed to help countries meet their pledges to restore forests on degraded lands? This and other questions are explored in a...

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African mahogany (Khaya senegalensis) at the centre of a village in Benin. Credit: Bioversity International/B.Vinceti

Laura Snook talks about the future of mahogany on BBC Radio 4’s Shared Planet

Recently interviewed for BBC Radio 4’s Shared Planet programme, Laura Snook, Head of Bioversity International’s Forest Genetic Resources programme,...

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