In focus Peatlands

News - 14 Jan 2015
More than 100,000 hectares of peatland forests are destroyed each year for oil palm and agricultural plantations.
Video - 31 May 2017
Indonesia's fire and haze crisis in 2015 not only produced emissions on a daily basis exceeding that of the entire EU economy, but it also cost the country...

Fact File - 22 Mar 2018
What is blue carbon?
A look at ongoing research into the world’s water-based carbon sinks
News - 18 Dec 2017
Threats to Congo peat forests put people, wildlife and climate goals at risk
Experts urge fast-track response as leaders gather for Global Landscapes Forum
News - 12 Dec 2017
The cost of increasing ecosystem carbon
Vast variation across landscapes calls for targeted mitigation efforts
News - 15 Nov 2017
COP23 Special: ‘No Paris without peatlands’
Discussions abound on peat in global climate talks, amid calls for action
News - 9 Nov 2017
COP23 Special: From Balikpapan to global climate action
A diverse group moves from local to global in the fight against deforestation and climate change
News - 12 Oct 2017
Governing mangroves: From Tanzania to Indonesia
Global review finds tenure rights key to conservation of coastal forests
Analysis - 5 Oct 2017
Addressing the dangers of degraded land
CIFOR scientists respond to the latest Global Land Outlook report
Video - 4 Oct 2017
Fire and haze: Better business practices
Taking responsibility for sustainability in the private sector
Video - 3 Oct 2017
Fire and haze: Community action
How volunteers, researchers and communities are making a difference
Video - 27 Sep 2017
Fire and haze: Laws and regulations
The impact of local laws in breaking the cycle