forestry policies

Reports & Research
October 2010

This report indicates that the Forest governance is identified as critical to the success of REDD+.

Implementation of robust REDD+ strategy is possible through Community Based Forest Governance.

Report talks on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD+) which is a global mechanism that aims at sustainable forest management (SFM) through protecting forests and enhancing carbon sequestration.

Report briefly describes The Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006 

Reports & Research
Legislation & Policies
May 2017

This Environmental Annual report 2016-17 is prepared by The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India.

This Report contains activities and achievements of planning, promotion, co-ordination and overseeing the implementation of India's environmental and forestry policies and programmes in yearly basis.

The areas that this report deals are as follows: 

·         Natural Resources- Surveys and explorations by different departments under the ministry

·         Environmental Impact Assessments

14 November 2017 to 17 November 2017


Addis Ababa
The Africa We Want: Achieving socioeconomic transformation through inclusive and equitable access to land by the youth
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reports & Research
October 2012

This manual helps interested parties to understand and address corruption risks associated with forest carbon accounting – particularly REDD+ – programmes and strategies at the national level. Users will learn how to identify corruption risks and instruments to help address these risks within the development of national Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) action plans and strategies, and the implementation of REDD+ and other forest carbon projects. The manual’s scope does not extend to corruption risks at the international level.

30 August 2017

After decades of violent forest evictions, the Forest Department has announced it is making a U-turn to embrace the forest dwellers as partners in forest conservation. If you think this is too good to be true, you're absolutely correct.

Rafael Garcia/Folha Imagem

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


A educação ambiental da população é um desafio que deve envolver todas as comunidades Fotografia: Francisco Bernardo | Edições Novembro
Através do levantamento será possível saber o quanto as florestas impactaram na agropecuária do municípioAtravés do levantamento será possível saber o quanto as florestas impactaram na agropecuária do município - Arquivo/JPNEWS
31 July 2017
27 July 2017

Satellites are mechanical reporters of the Amazon deforestation process. By documenting the degradation and gaps created by the clear-cutting process over the years, they deliver the verdict: two-thirds of the Amazon’s deforested area has been turned into pastures.