In focus Community forestry

Analysis - 25 Apr 2017
A scientist’s reflection on the 2017 World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty
Feature - 5 Nov 2013
Scientists note need for a shift from conservation-oriented perspectives towards increasing integration of poverty alleviation goals.

Event Coverage - 23 May 2017
Guardians of the forest
How Indonesian community leaders are fighting back to preserve their peatlands
Event Coverage - 19 May 2017
Event highlights: Global Landscapes Forum – Peatlands Matter
Local communities at the forefront of sustainability efforts on peatlands
Analysis - 4 May 2017
Peatland fire policy: From past to present
Analyzing 20 years of peat fire management intervention in Indonesia
News - 3 May 2017
Local law and order
Can communities and legislation stop Indonesian peatfires?
News - 3 May 2017
Local law and order
News - 31 Mar 2017
Three decades of tenure reform in Indonesia
A guide to the 'when', 'what' and 'why' of changing rights over resources
News - 15 Mar 2017
Tenure and trade: How to make a living from the forests of Nepal
Tension between the broader devolution of rights to communities and specific forest regulations hamper the development of sustainable eco-businesses
Interview - 7 Mar 2017
Gender and Forests
New reader compiles 30 years of research conducted on this perennially relevant topic
Analysis - 3 Mar 2017
The chicken or the egg?
What should come first: A research publication, or an impassioned blog post? A case study of Zambia’s mukula tree
Analysis - 28 Feb 2017
Forests sustaining agriculture?
New scientific review reveals big knowledge gaps
Analysis - 20 Feb 2017
Indonesian 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 2017
An environmental balancing act
Measuring the effectiveness of landscape approaches to conservation and development