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  • Assessing Forest Governance in Lao PDR

    Lao PDR is facing numerous challenges as well as opportunities regarding the governance of its forests. This is particularly important considering the countrys high levels of fo...

  • PM Announces Continued Suspension of Mining Concessions

    This news article informs the extended moratorium of mining business in Laos.

  • The Trading of Agro-forest Products and Commodities in the Northern Mountaino...

    The purpose of this study is to clarify the trade flow of agro-forest products and commodities by analyzing commercial activities and private traders in a mountainous region. Th...

  • Shifting Cultivation in Laos: Transitions in Policy and Perspective

    This report addresses the complex issue of shifting cultivation, which was brought up at the 2011 Round Table Implementation Meeting between the Lao government and international...

  • Commercial agriculture expansion in Myanmar: Links to deforestation, conversi...

    This report collates quantitative and qualitative data on the expansion of agribusiness in Myanmar’s forests and analyzes the role that laws and policies, and revenues generated...

  • Forest cover and land-use changes in Lao PDR according to the National Forest...

    It is planned to assess forest cover and land use from 2002 to 2012, which will reveal the current change of land use throughout the country. But it can be assumed that the area...

  • Protecting and Restoring Forests: A Story of Large Commitments yet Limited Pr...

    In September 2014, a broad coalition of governments, companies, civil society, and indigenous peoples’ organizations endorsed the New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF). Driven ...

  • An Assessment in Monitoring Options and Capacity Building Needs in Houaphanh ...

    This report discusses options for identifying and developing forest monitoring methodologies that can estimate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from forest degradation. This is...

  • Partnerships and Opportunities for a New Green Forest Economy in Lao PDR : Su...

    Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) has a comparative advantage in natural capital, which has fueled economic growth averaging around 8 percent per annum since 2000. The ...

  • Legally and Illegally Logged Out: The Status of Myanmar's Timber Sector and O...

    Myanmar has been endowed with extensive areas of some of the most valuable timber bearing forests in the world. But in Myanmar’s recent history they have been more of a curse ...

  • Land and Forest Governance in the Naga Village Republic

    This report is based on a research project on the Naga customary land tenure system, conducted by Resource Rights for The Indigenous Peoples (RRtIP) in collaboration with Land C...

  • Addressing Forest Governance Challenges in the Greater Mekong Region

    RECOFTC – The Center for People and Forests, working with civil society partners as part of the European Union funded Voices for the Mekong Forests (V4MF) project, is seeking to...

  • Land Use and Land Cover Changes during the Second Indochina War and Their Lon...

    Armed conflicts create drastic socioeconomic shocks that lead to land use and land cover changes in ways that are not yet well understood. Several studies have used satellite im...

  • Forestry in Thailand

    In 1985, the National Forest Policy was established in order to manage and develop the forest resources for sustainability and in conformity with the development of other natura...

  • The Laos-EU Voluntary Partnership Agreement: Laos civil society takes stock

    This briefing outlines Civil Societys involvement in the EU-Laos Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA). It explains how thei...

  • Implementation Completion Report (ICR) Review, VN - Forest Sector Development...

    Review the results of the Forest Sector Development Project (P066051) in Vietnam, including: Project data; Project dbjectives and components: component 1 - institutional develop...

  • Where Are the Poor and Where Are the Trees? Targeting of poverty reduction an...

    This paper highlights the spatial linkages of forest quality with poverty incidence and poverty density in Vietnam. Most of the Vietnamese poor live in densely populated river d...

  • Payments for Forest environmental services (PFES) in Vietnam: Findings from t...

    The sustainable management and protection of Vietnam’s forests and landscapes is vital for the health and well-being of its rural communities. Forests play a crucial role in pro...

  • Vietnam Forestry Outlook Study

    Vietnam Forestry outlook study is a part of The Asia-Pacific Forestry Sector Outlook Study (APFSOS), which is a wide-ranging initiative to gather information on, and examine, th...

  • Forest resources and forestry in Vietnam

    Forest and forestland are important sources of livelihood for the population living in or near forests and in mountainous areas of Vietnam. The objective of this paper is to ana...

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