Support from the IPS enabled Ariane Cosiaux to undertake exploratory fieldwork in the Western Highlands of Cameroon. This preliminary study became a part of Ariane’s Ph.D. project, which focuses on how people of the Western Highlands exploit Raphia mambillensis.
A seedling of Raphia mambillensis, Oku, North-West Province, Cameroon. Photo by Ariane Cosiaux.
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