In focus Rights


News - 9 May 2018
A new guidebook helps community members and policymakers understand complex social forestry schemes
News - 8 May 2018
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
Analysis - 4 Apr 2018
Agroforestry: Why don’t farmers plant more trees?
Smallholder tree farming in fragmented tropical landscapes can boost crop production and protect the landscape too
News - 27 Mar 2018
10 years on, tenure remains a challenge for REDD+
A closer look at results from five countries
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
Quiz - 21 Mar 2018
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News - 19 Mar 2018
Restarting Nepal’s forestry sector
Will federalism lead to better forest management?
Feature - 13 Mar 2018
Oil palm landscapes: Playing the long game with palm oil
Using role-play to improve landscape management in Cameroon