The Programme implements its research and development activities in two thematic areas; Forest Products Development and Technical Support Services.
FPRP – Karura Centre is situated in Karura Forest 6 km from Nairobi next to the Kenya Forest Service Headquarters, off the Kiambu Road.
The Programme covers the whole country.
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* Efficient utilization of wood resources
* Promotion of non-wood forest products through development of commercially viable products
* Development of diverse biomass fuelwood
Forest Products Development
Technical Support Services
* Making of client specific wooden products
* Aloe detergent
* Training on processing of timber on-farm
* Training on diverse use of bamboo
* Training on making of products from tree and non wood extracts
* Drying of timber
* Grading of timber
* wood identification
* Analysis of chemical composition of non-wood forest products