About 143 Results found. From 1997 - 2015
Analysis - 25 Apr 2017Collective forest tenure reforms: Where do we go from here?
A scientist’s reflection on the 2017 World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty
Analysis - 20 Feb 2017Indonesian president hands over management of forests to indigenous people
In a fresh start in customary forest recognition by the State, President Joko Widodo bestows the right to manage customary forests on nine indigenous communities
News - 6 Feb 2017An environmental balancing act
Measuring the effectiveness of landscape approaches to conservation and development
News - 2 Feb 2017Where the land meets the sea: Governing mangrove forests
As countries ponder how to encourage mangrove conservation, the role of people, rights, and governance institutions should receive equal consideration
Analysis - 30 Jan 2017The human element of mangrove management
Forests News invited Stephen Brooks, Land Tenure and Resource Governance Advisor for USAID, to write this special guest article in advance of World Wetlands...
Photo Essay - 26 Jan 2017Decoding Cameroon’s domestic timber trade
Behind a lucrative sector operating in the shadows
Video - 11 Jan 2017Legalizing Cameroon’s timber production chain
Timber produced for domestic consumption is generally absent from official statistics and produced without a valid permit. What gives?
Analysis - 8 Jan 2017How effective are tropical forest conservation policies?
New collection of research analyzes why some conservation initiatives outperform others