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close this bookIn Place of the Forest: Environmental and Socio-economic Transformation in Borneo and the Eastern Malay Peninsula (UNU, 1990, 310 pages)
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Abbreviations and glossary

adat customary law
alang-alang Imperata cylindrica grassland (Indonesia)
BAPPENAS Badan Perancanaan Pembangunan Nasional (National Planning Development Agency, Indonesia)
BPS Biro Pusat Statistik (Central Bureau of Statistics, Indonesia)
CO2 carbon dioxide
cumecs cubic metres per second
damar resin
dusun orchard
ENSO El NiƱo-Southern Oscillation
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
FELDA Federal Land Development Authority (Malaysia)
GDP Gross Domestic Product
HPH Hak Pengusahan Hutan (Timber Concession)
HPHH Hak Pemungutan Hasil Hutan (Forest Products Collection Right)
HTI Hutan Tanaman Industri (industrial forest estate)
IBPGR International Board for Plant Genetic Resources
ITTC International Tropical Timber Council
ITTO International Tropical Timber Organization
IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature
kerangas heath forest
ladang dry field
lalang Imperata cylindrica grassland (Malaysia)
LIPI Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia (Indonesian Institute of Sciences)
LNG liquid natural gas
MOF Ministry of Forestry (Indonesia)
mre milled rice equivalent
NRMP Natural Resources Management Project (Indonesia)
OECD Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
paya swamp (rice field)
pH measure of soil acidity
PIR Perkebun Inti Rakyat (smallholder cash-crop scheme)
PLI poverty line income measure (Malaysia)
PROCEZ United Nations University Project on Critical Environmental Zones in Global Change
RePPProT Regional Physical Planning Programme for Transmigration
SALCRA Sarawak Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority
sawah irrigated land/field normally used for rice
SLDB Sarawak Land Development Board
UNCED United Nations Conference on Environment and Development
USAID United States Agency for International Development
wantilan small hand-operated sawmills
WRI World Resources Institute
WWF World Wildlife Fund