Monthly Archives

March 2018

Forests Are Key to Global Sustainability

  • March 21, 2018

Well managed forests play a key role in conserving biodiversity and eco-system services, both of which are essential for human well-being.... Continue Reading

Bringing Responsible Forest Products in Vietnam to The Forefront

  • March 15, 2018

Vietnam has a long tradition of exporting forest and timber products with an export market worth over 8 billion USD in... Continue Reading

First Merbau Forest Concession in Indonesia Achieves FSC Certification Under RAFT

  • March 15, 2018

Responsible forest management can help increase the value of standing forests and protect them from illegal logging, encroachment or conversion. In... Continue Reading

Building Capacity to Manage and Resolve Conflict in Indonesian Forest Concessions

  • March 15, 2018

Social conflict between local communities and forest concessions is one of the many challenges Indonesia has been facing to protect and... Continue Reading

No longer the ‘throwaway people’ – The story of Ogab El

  • March 13, 2018

This is the story of Ogab El, one of the most passionate tree growers in Papua New Guinea (PNG). A man... Continue Reading

Better Teak Management is leading to greater profits for Lao PDR smallholders in Bokeo

  • March 12, 2018

It is often the case that local communities, due to a variety of factors, are not provided with the necessary resources... Continue Reading