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veja
Brazil

Autor:Jennifer Ann Thomas, Jornal Veja

Fonte:http://veja.abril.com.br/complemento/entrevista/vidar-helgesen.html#

 

O ministro do Meio Ambiente da Noruega diz que não haverá tolerância com desvio de recursos dados por seu país para combater o desmatamento e que é possível proteger o verde e produzir.

 


Rafael Garcia/Folha Imagem
Brazil

Autor:E de Oliveira Pires

Fonte: Jornal Carta Capital

 

Os ruralistas venceram, mas a vitória trará prejuízos irreparáveis e seu alto preço será pago por todos nós

 

urbanization forest flickr
7 August 2017
United States of America

“Us guys, we bust our butts. It’s dangerous work doing what we do, but I love it out here. There’s nothing like it.” So stated Tony Gale, a veteran logger from rural New York, in an interview with Huffington Post. The digital media company recently published a comprehensive piece on the intersection between suburban development and rural communities, and Gale is representative of many in America’s rural workforce who are challenged by the changing dynamics brought about by urban sprawl.

Em quase toda a província muitas árvores são derrubadas de forma anárquica  Fotografia: António Soares | Edições Novembro
4 August 2017
Angola

Autor:Lourenço Bule | Menongue, Jornal de Angola

Fonte:http://jornaldeangola.sapo.ao/provincias/exploradores_ilegais_tem_os_dia...

 

O Governo da Província do Cuando Cubango vai tomar medidas severas contra os cidadãos nacionais e estrangeiros que estão a exercer a actividade de exploração ilegal de madeira, situação que está a provocar uma desertificação crescente na região.

 

Securing Forest Tenure Rights for Rural Development: Lessons from Six Countries in Latin America cover image
Journal Articles & Books
March 2017

Secure land tenure in rural landscapes is widely recognized as an essential foundation for achieving a range of economic development goals. However, forest areas in low and middle-income countries face particular challenges in strengthening the security of land and resource tenure. Forest peoples are often among the poorest and most politically marginalized communities in their national contexts, and their tenure systems are often based on customary, collective rights that have insufficient formal legal protection.

Site verifica desmatamento, degradação e mudanças na ocupação do solo
2 August 2017
Brazil
2 August 2017
Thailand

What do you get from fighting for land rights in Thailand? You cannot ask Den Khamlae, 65, a prominent grassroots land rights activist. He mysteriously disappeared in a forest reserve near his rickety home in Chaiyaphum last year.

Flickr Pakistan forest
2 August 2017
Pakistan

LAHORE: The Punjab government has decided to lease a total of 99,077 acres of land in 187 forest lots of various sizes in four districts of South Punjab to the investors for 15 years for commercial forestry.

This was revealed by Awais Leghari, Chairman, South Punjab Forest Company (SPFC), while addressing a press conference at the office of SPFC here Monday. He gave an overview of SPFC and its initiative to promote afforestation in South Punjab under Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode.

Flickr Thailand state forest
2 August 2017
Thailand

What do you get from fighting for land rights in Thailand? You cannot ask Den Khamlae, 65, a prominent grassroots land rights activist. He mysteriously disappeared in a forest reserve near his rickety home in Chaiyaphum last year.