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Practitioner's Insights
When Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meet in Glasgow next month for the COP26 conference, much...
Notes from the Field
Gender equality is one of the policy priorities for the government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR). The government integrated gender...
Practitioner's Insights
There has been an unprecedented shift in global perceptions and appetite for action on climate change over the past several years. The shift is due...
Perspectives
Governments across Southeast Asia increasingly recognize the important roles forests can play in sustaining livelihoods, providing environmental...
Practitioner's Insights
Local people living in and beside forests in Thailand have practiced community forestry for decades. However, it was the passage in 2019 of the...
Talk of the Forest
In 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic hit the world, Mardha Tillah travelled to Bangkok for a workshop on gender leadership. At that time, she was...
Special Report
Research in seven Asian countries reveals how community forests increased people’s resilience to the COVID-19-induced restrictions and why recovery...
Talk of the Forest
When Nong Thi Huong talks about what bamboo means to her and her ethnic Thai community in northern Viet Nam, she tells a tale of economic, ecological...
Notes from the Field
Building partnerships among forest communities, the private sector and the government in Lao PDR is challenging work. Witnessing the fruit of that...