In focus Restoration


News - 16 Feb 2017
Interest is growing among the scientific community about the powerful carbon capture and storage potential of mangroves
Interview - 28 Aug 2017
An interview with CIFOR scientist Manuel Guariguata ahead of SER2017 in Brazil

News - 14 Sep 2017
Finding what works for national restoration plans
Lessons emerge from four countries in Latin America
Event Coverage - 13 Sep 2017
Ecological restoration, an unprecedented opportunity for nature and people
Five powerful messages from the seventh World Conference on Ecological Restoration
News - 12 Sep 2017
Challenges and opportunities for the restoration of Andean forests
Views on ecological restoration in the Andes of Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia
Event Coverage - 24 Jul 2017
Moving past tree planting, expanding our definition of forests and restoration
Secondary forests are often neglected and overregulated in forest management – recognizing and governing those spaces is essential for proper landscape...
Video - 7 Jun 2017
The power of science communication
How the media can help protect Indonesia’s peatlands
Video - 31 May 2017
Ann Jeannette Glauber of World Bank: ‘Indonesia’s 2015 fires cost twice as much as tsunami clean-up’
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...
Video - 17 May 2017
People and peat
Making a living on protected land
Video - 17 May 2017
People and peat
Interview - 15 May 2017
Peru’s peat
Recognizing the potential of Peru’s wetlands in tackling climate change
Interview - 15 May 2017
Peru’s peat
News - 10 May 2017
The power of peatlands
Sustainable bioenergy from tropical peat forests
News - 3 May 2017
Local law and order
Can communities and legislation stop Indonesian peatfires?
News - 3 May 2017
Local law and order
Video - 2 May 2017
Rewetting Indonesia’s peatlands
Local initiatives like canal-blocking and crop planting are helping to restore degraded peatlands