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Overview of Rarakisi Tribal Area

25th January 2013

The Rarakisi Tribal Area is located in Rarakisi within the Choiseul Province.

The community has been a NRDF Partner since 2010.

The total forest area is 7000ha, with an estimated population of 3540.

Lowland and Hill rain forest is the dominant forest type.

The local community group is the KATURA Community Based Organization (KCDO) and the community is involved in the NRDF Sawmilling, Sustainable Forest Manangement and Livelihood projects.