RECOFTC
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20 Nov 2019
Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have declared ambitious targets for social forestry. If these countries...
01 Nov 2019
Opposing interests and competition over land and resources is driving forest conversion in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic. Government and...
30 Oct 2019
The creation of national parks around the world has exacerbated conflict between local communities and governments in cases where communities are...
16 Oct 2019
Thirty women and men from across the Asia-Pacific region met in Bangkok 16 to 18 October 2019 to further develop their plans for achieving gender...
01 Oct 2019
The global shift away from disposable plastics is opening up a market space for biodegradable products made from forest plants and trees. Local...
26 Sep 2019
Myanmar's Forest Department signed a memorandum of understanding with RECOFTC on 26 September 2019 ushering in a new phase in their partnership....
23 Sep 2019
Civil society organizations from five countries shared their progress and lessons on improving forest governance in the Mekong region at a learning...
22 Sep 2019
Gender champions from Lao PDR met in the country’s capital to attend a three-day training session on gender in the forestry sector. The workshop was...
20 Sep 2019
Civil society representatives from the Greater Mekong met in Bangkok, Thailand to share information and lessons learned on forest governance at a...