International Year of Natural Fibres 2009


Subject:
Industries , Textile

Description:
Website for this international year that has the goal of raising "the profile of [natural] fibres and to emphasise their value to consumers while helping to sustain the incomes of the farmers." Includes feature stories about natural fibers and fiber industry (such as Peru's alpaca herders), event listings, and profiles of natural fibers such as flax, jute, sisal, and wool. Available in several languages. From the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Publisher:
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.naturalfibres2009.org


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