In focus Community forestry


News - 14 Aug 2017
Review of almost 17,000 documents finds holes in the literature on both successes and failures
Analysis - 27 Aug 2014
It's about muddling through and being flexible enough to adapt to change.

News - 22 Aug 2017
Why social safeguards matter for managing trade-offs under REDD+
Bringing local-level data to the REDD+ safeguards discussions
News - 16 Aug 2017
On the edge of forests, change comes in many forms
New research into land-use change extends from diet impacts to satellite mapping, and spans the globe
News - 15 Aug 2017
Finding a way in for better landscape governance
Study in Ghana and Burkina Faso finds an entry point for landscape approaches in natural resource management schemes
Interview - 28 Jul 2017
There is more to farming than yields, and more to forests than trees
In balancing conservation concerns and agricultural aims, there are other factors to consider, including what farmers want and what happens to crops growing...
Analysis - 20 Jul 2017
Advancing equity and inclusiveness in forest management and certification
Decision-making mechanisms solely based on externally-determined rules could make meaningful involvement of women and marginalized groups difficult
Event Coverage - 18 Jul 2017
FLEGT in Indonesia: Golden child or guinea pig?
National policy dialogue puts focus on the EU timber license’s challenges and opportunities for small businesses
Photo Essay - 12 Jul 2017
Helping Indonesian craftsmen go global, sustainably
Mechanisms to ensure wood is legally sourced are essential to conserve forests, and can also help small businesses expand exports, thereby increasing incomes
News - 9 Jul 2017
Progress and preservation – a dichotomous struggle
Estate crops are more attractive than community forests in West Kalimantan