RECOFTC
Stories
Talk of the Forest
The O Taneung community forest, a leafy, 613-acre stretch of shade and birdsong about 65 kilometers outside Kratie city, Cambodia, is a tranquil...
Perspectives
Vien Dang Cong, a technical officer at WWF-Vietnam, had never taken a data-related course before. So, the Data Literacy Training organized by the...
Perspectives
From safeguarding local livelihoods to protecting the biodiversity and ecosystems that forests provide, sustainable forest management (SFM) is “a...
Talk of the Forest
For workers in the small sawmills or furniture factories of Lao PDR, conditions can be far from fair. The company that employs you could suddenly...
Talk of the Forest
"Governments in Southeast Asia are changing how they think about forests and the people who depend on them, and are increasingly open to discussing...
Practitioner's Insights
To help explain what forest landscape restoration (FLR) is, why it matters and how to do it, RECOFTC has published a new guide for practitioners in...
Perspectives
As the United Nations Decade on Biodiversity (2011-2020) draws to a close, one noteworthy development has been increased recognition that Indigenous...
Special Report
Imagine waking up one day and being told you no longer have a right to live in the village where you, your parents and even your grandparents were...
Talk of the Forest
The math doesn’t add up for Kong Sothea, the patrol team chief of Or Boun Leu Community Protected Area in Cambodia. “I am so worried because I don’t...