The author gratefully acknowledges the support and help of the following
institutions and people, without whom this publication would not
have been possible:
This report/site was designed and constructed using Mind Manager software (www.mindjet.com
The Government of the Netherlands, which provided funding through its FAO-Netherlands Partnership Programme
on Biodiversity for the first stage of this study
- The Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA),
which provided funding for the second stage of this study.
The staff of FAO, FORM and the regional offices, for guidance, suggestions, and examples
of resources for this study - especially Pierre
Sigaud for getting the whole thing started and providing his professional
support and hospitality; Christine Holding Anyonge for extending the idea to
agroforestry extension resources; and Edoardo Pantanella for his encouragement
and technical advice.
- All the staff of
DFSC (now part of Forest & Landscape, Denmark - SL-KVL) for their help,
advice and encouragement and putting up with my mind-mapping obsession - both
in Denmark and abroad.
Colleagues and associates in projects and institutions around the world for their ideas and examples,
in particular at ICRAF.
The many authors who have worked long and hard to produce the resources that have been
reviewed, and without whom the would have been o no resources to review.
Copyright holders for their permission to make available resources for general
use (and any I have missed out!).
The Commonwealth Science Council, for permission to digitise K.A. Longman's Tropical Tree Manuals.
George McBean (UNICEF) for his thoughts, advice, inspiration and suggestions on graphic
design in general.