Research Docs

A collection of links and documents gathered as part of our R&D process.

BOSWELLIA neglecta S. Moore [family BURSERACEAE]
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The role of Boswellia and Commiphora species in rural livelihood security and climate change adaptation in the Horn of Africa: Case study of northeastern Kenya
Badal Ahmed Hassan, Edinam K. Glover, Olavi Luukkanen, Ben Chikamai, Ramni Jamnadass, Miyuki Iiyama, Markku Kanninen
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Gums and resins: The potential for supporting sustainable adaptation in Kenya’s drylands, Climate and Development
Francis N. Gachathi and Siri Eriksen (2011)
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Frankincense – Our Age-Defying Pearl of the Desert
Information from Neal’s Yard Remedies
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Field Appraisal on the state of knowledge on Boswellia species and commercialisation of frankincense in Kenya
Joram K. Kagombe (2002)
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Boswellia neglecta, Commiphora confusa, Commiphora africana
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Arbor Oils of Africa
Arbor Oils of Africa creates personal care products using wild harvested African plant ingredients and perfumes. Wild harvest collection is sustainable and is an important new source of income for several communities…
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Mpala’s New Director
Kenyan scientist and naturalist Dr Dino J. Martins…
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