About 72 Results found. From 1997 - 2020
25 Sep 2019The politics of peat and fire
Mismanagement and failure to prevent such a critical resource puts the livelihoods of hundreds of millions of people at risk
Fact File - 2 Sep 2019From the frontlines: Fighting Bolivia’s forest fires
A firefighter’s account of the country’s burning dry forests
1 Sep 2019What should we make of the fires in the Amazon and Indonesia?
Leading forestry scientists weigh in
Video Q&A - 31 May 2019Firewood for income in a degrading landscape
Voices from the forest-farm interface: Friday video series (Part V)
News - 26 Nov 2018Sparking debate over fire use on agricultural land in Indonesia
New peatlands research center aims to reshape conservation efforts
News - 7 Nov 2018Congo Basin countries take a page out of Indonesia’s book on peatland management
New International Tropical Peatland Center offers training and more
Feature - 28 Aug 2018Steady as Murdiyarso goes
CIFOR Principal Scientist Daniel Murdiyarso wins the 2018 LIPI Sarwono Award for being Indonesia’s unshakable bridge between science and policy
Event Coverage - 16 Aug 2018How far has Indonesia come on peatland conservation and restoration?
Storing “disproportionate” amounts of carbon, the archipelago’s peatlands are vital to achieving climate goals
Event Coverage - 5 Dec 2013
On peatlands, one single fire can produce five to six times more carbon emissions than clearing the same land area by other means.