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                Aug. 18-26

National forums for people and forests

   February – April 2014

CF, Gender and CC

For the local women in the village of Bishnupur, Nepal

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Community forestry for adaptation to climate change

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Latest Publications

Improving grassroots equity in forests and climate change context: a training manual

July 2014

This training manual provides guidance to train grassroots facilitators to better engage all stakeholders and to promote equity in forest-based climate change and forest management practices and interventions. Its main premise is to extend the practice and process of active participation towards effective engagement, through which equity can be improved. More

Innovations in Community Carbon Accounting and Forest-land Management in Karen Villages in Northern Thailand

June 2014

This research was conducted to develop methods for integrating simple scientific techniques with indigenous knowledge and best practices on locally appropriated adaptation and mitigation actions (LAAMAs) in forest land management and to initiate integrated forest-land-carbon management in two indigenous communities in Northern Thailand. More

Current status of Social Forestry in climate change adaptation and mitigation in ASEAN region

May 2014

This report aims to update the initial Baseline Assessment on Social Forestry and Climate Change, published in 2010 by RECOFTC - The Center for People and Forests as part of its collaboration with the ASEAN Social Forestry Network. More

Events

Third Dr Somsak Sukwong Public Lecture

23 September 2014

This year, RECOFTC and the Royal Forest Department of Thailand are pleased to organize the Third Dr. Somsak Sukwong Public Lecture Series: Adapting to climate change – how can we foster innovative ideas that work? More

Assessing Options for Community Forestry Climate Change Adaptation in Nepal

23 September 2014

Discuss vulnerability assessment approach and adaptation intervention options. More

Training on community forestry as a strategy for adaptation to climate change

18 August 2014

This course aims to apply a holistic approach toward climate change adaptation by integrating community-based climate change adaptation, community forestry planning and climate-proofing techniques. More

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Voices of the Forest: Cambodia: Video: Local stories of community forestry in Cambodia

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