In focus Community forestry


Analysis - 8 Jan 2017
New collection of research analyzes why some conservation initiatives outperform others
Photo Essay - 26 Jan 2017
Behind a lucrative sector operating in the shadows

News - 6 Feb 2017
An environmental balancing act
Measuring the effectiveness of landscape approaches to conservation and development
News - 2 Feb 2017
Where 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
News - 1 Feb 2017
Protecting Tanzania’s mangroves
Why the current conservation scheme is falling short, and alternative approaches to strengthen it
Analysis - 30 Jan 2017
The 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...
Video Q&A - 18 Jan 2017
‘Restoration starts on the ground’
CIFOR scientist Manuel Guariguata speaks at CBD COP13
Video - 11 Jan 2017
Legalizing Cameroon’s timber production chain
Timber produced for domestic consumption is generally absent from official statistics and produced without a valid permit. What gives?
News - 5 Jan 2017
Gender relations in forestry: beyond a headcount
Enabling rural women in India to serve as agents of environmental change goes beyond just a numbers game
News - 21 Dec 2016
Alternative approaches to illegal logging
Research backs incentives, monitoring and transparency for timber sustainability
Interview - 19 Dec 2016
What’s on CIFOR’s holiday reading list?
Check out these recommended reads from CIFOR scientists
Event Coverage - 5 Dec 2016
Gaining traction on climate goals
The challenge of coordinating action on the ground
Video Q&A - 1 Dec 2016
Nazir Foead: ‘The keyword for us is cooperation’
The head of Indonesia’s Peatland Restoration Agency on the importance of taking a landscape approach