RECOFTC
Stories
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...
Perspectives
Liwan Srisutayakhun from Chumphon Province’s Pa Rak Nam Network (Forest Loves Water Network) had never created data visualisations before. This is...
Stories of Change
They are pioneers of community forestry: Officials who spent years strengthening lives and landscapes throughout Southeast Asia. Now these officials...
Special Report
Big changes are underway in forests of the Mekong region in Southeast Asia. Countries are cracking down on illegal logging, increasing community...