In focus Community forestry


Event Coverage - 23 May 2018
Slow progress on the Paris Agreement Rule Book’s imminent COP 24 deadline
Event Coverage - 22 May 2018
A framework to understand the power structures at play in global landscapes

Event Coverage - 15 May 2018
From the soil to the law, climate change efforts in Indonesia
A journalism workshop covers community forest management, REDD+ funding and more
News - 9 May 2018
In Indonesia, social forestry gets socialized
A new guidebook helps community members and policymakers understand complex social forestry schemes
News - 8 May 2018
Justice glitches and technical fixes in conservation projects
Why projects that bypass local concerns are bound to fail
News - 1 May 2018
Participatory monitoring key to restoration success
To achieve global restoration goals long-term, local involvement needs more support
News - 19 Apr 2018
Fishing with a new research method nets bountiful insights
To better understand fisheries, scientists applied a review method from the medical world – to deep results
News - 17 Apr 2018
Why social forestry: Securing the sap
Tenure security from forestry schemes can help communities stabilize their economies and reduce conflict
News - 16 Apr 2018
Why social forestry: Keeping the coffee
From a destroyed landscape to profitable plantations, a Sumatran village shows the benefits of social forestry schemes in Indonesia
2 Apr 2018
The sweet secrets of Mt. Mutis
A new children's book teaches the sustainable traditions of West Timorese honey hunters
News - 26 Mar 2018
Turning down the heat in Indonesia’s oil palm industry
Good governance and sustainability incentives can provide alternatives for land conversion fires
DG’s Column - 23 Mar 2018
To protect the world’s forests, we must start with its cities
Out with the old. As urban centers grow, a new approach is needed to care for landscapes
News - 19 Mar 2018
Restarting Nepal’s forestry sector
Will federalism lead to better forest management?