Project

Economic and cultural nutritional value not from the area beyond Tsopo.

Duration
01 May 2007 → 30 April 2010
Funding
Federal funding: various
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Biochemistry and metabolism
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
Keywords
ethnobotanical research
 
Project description

This project is based on the results of ZEIN2004PR3000 project. The UNIKIS and UGent want to continue ethnobotanical research to expand throughout the district Tshopo and also investigate the nutritional, economic and cultural NOT inventoried in the previous project. The general object is to improve the food situation and the protection of the rainforest around Kisangani.