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1: Enabling Forest Users to Exercise Their Rights: Rethinking regulatory barriers to communities and smallholders earning their living from timber

Publication date01 Mar 2013
Editors(s)RECOFTC, Rights and Resources Initiative
PublisherRECOFTC, Rights and Resources Initiative
Format

In many Asian countries, communities and smallholders are faced with barriers to exercising their tenure rights and to making a living from...

2: Divers Paths to Justice: Legal pluralism and the rights of indigenous peoples in Southeast Asia

Publication date01 Nov 2011
Author(s)Marcus Colchester; Ramy Bulan; Jennifer Corpuz; Amity Doolittle; Devasish Roy; Myrna Safitri; Gam Shimray; Prasert Trakansuphakon
Editors(s)Marcus Colchester; Sophie Chao
PublisherForest Peoples Programme; Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact

This publication reveals that the majority of Southeast Asian countries already have plural legal systems, and to some extent custom is...

3: Oil Palm Expansion in South East Asia: Trends and implications for local communities and indigenous peoples

Publication date01 Jul 2011
Author(s)Marcus Colchester; Sophie Chao; Jonas Dallinger; H.E.P Sokhannaro; Vo Thai Dan; Jo Villanueva
Editors(s)Marcus Colchester; Sophie Chao
PublisherRECOFTC; Forest Peoples Programme; Perkumpulan Sawit Watch; Samdhana Institute

This publication is focused on oil palm expansion and land tenure in several Southeast Asian palm oil producing countries (the Philippines,...

4: Forest-Related Conflict: Impact, Links, and Measures to Mitigate

Publication date01 Sep 2008
Author(s)Ruben de Koning; Doris Capistrano; Yurdi Yasmi; Paolo Cerutti
PublisherRights and Resources Initiative; CIFOR, RECOFTC
Format

Forest-based conflict is one of the major global challenges for the international forestry agenda together with poverty, climate change,...

5: Forest Tenure Reform in Viet Nam: Case Studies from the Northern Upland and Central Highlands Regions

Publication date01 Aug 2008
Author(s)Nguyen Quang Tan; Nguyen Ba Ngai; Tran Ngoc Thanh; William Sunderlin; Yurdi Yasmi
PublisherRECOFTC; RRI

This study is part of a project implemented by the Regional Community Forestry Training Center for the Asia and Pacific (RECOFTC) in...