In focus Landscapes


Feature - 5 Nov 2013
Scientists note need for a shift from conservation-oriented perspectives towards increasing integration of poverty alleviation goals.
News - 28 Mar 2017
A ‘new school’ for valuing nature in making real-life decisions

News - 26 Apr 2017
Local law and order
Can communities and legislation stop Indonesian peatfires?
News - 27 Mar 2017
Remittances and reforestation
Why returning migrants plant trees in Tajikistan
Video - 21 Mar 2017
Forests and energy: What’s the connection?
An interview with DG Peter Holmgren and Scientist Himlal Baral
Event Coverage - 8 Mar 2017
Voices of women in palm oil
Research seeks to shed light on women’s experiences in one of Indonesia's fastest-growing industries
Interview - 7 Mar 2017
Gender and Forests
New reader compiles 30 years of research conducted on this perennially relevant topic
Analysis - 28 Feb 2017
Forests sustaining agriculture?
New scientific review reveals big knowledge gaps
13 Feb 2017
Mother Nature often knows best
Why policymakers shouldn't overlook the benefits of natural regeneration in forest and landscape restoration
News - 8 Feb 2017
Forests foods and healthy diets
New research quantifies the consumption of forest foods and compares them with dietary guidelines
News - 6 Feb 2017
An environmental balancing act
Measuring the effectiveness of landscape approaches to conservation and development
News - 12 Jan 2017
‘Green deserts’ or functional forests?
New research proposes a framework for assessing the benefits of planted forests
News - 21 Dec 2016
Alternative approaches to illegal logging
Research backs incentives, monitoring and transparency for timber sustainability