Measuring the role of forests and trees in household welfare and livelihoods
The e-learning on the ‘National socioeconomic surveys in forestry’ comprises four courses that aim to provide guidance on the use of forestry modules to collect data on the socioeconomic contributions of forests and non-forests environments to household welfare and livelihoods. This course introduces the definitions related to forest and wild products and describes the various methods and issues relevant to the forestry modules.
Duration: 45 minutes Publication Date: February 2020
- System Requirements
The online version of this course runs on the latest versions of Chrome and Safari. In order to access this course on Internet Explorer or Firefox, you must install and enable Adobe Flash player.
The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed.
The course is primarily intended for people who are involved in data collection, analysis and reporting in organizations such as: National statistical offices, government agencies, donors, non-governmental organizations, forestry departments and research organizations.
- You will learn about
You will learn about
- Forestry-related definitions and categories of forest product and income
- Some key data collection methods and issues
- Course structure
The course consists of 3 sections:
- Section 1 Definitions, products and income categorisation
- Section 2 Data collection methods
- Section 3 Some data collection issues
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