Deforestation

, 05/2013, by Anna Bolin, Leonie Lawrence, Matt Leggett, giorgiamei
"The authors of this Analytical Paper argue that policy makers in forest countries must look beyond reform of tenure laws to address the pressing need for REDD+ enabling conditions. A global...
, 05/2013, by Global Witness, giorgiamei
"La Amazonía peruana ocupa el cuarto lugar en la lista de los países con mayor superficie de bosques tropicales del mundo1, y es una de las pocas regiones en las que más del 50% de la cobertura...
, 05/2013, 17/05/2013, giorgiamei
"Los derechos a la tierra son fundamentales para ocuparse de los retos comunes de la humanidad, incluyendo la superación de la pobreza y el hambre, el reconocimiento de los derechos de los Pueblos...
, 05/2013, by FPP and others, giorgiamei
"Indigenous Peoples and Free, Prior and Informed Consent contains contributions from 12 international authors (Congolese, French, American, Belgian, Cameroonian, Madagascan, amongst others) and...
, 05/2013, 13/05/2013, giorgiamei
"This film takes a light-hearted look at a very serious issue. The UK’s biggest bank has so far made around £100 million by providing loans and services to some of the most destructive logging...
, 05/2013, by Pokorny, B., I. Scholz, and W. de Jong, giorgiamei
"Once again, the international community focuses on the preservation of Amazonian forests, in particular through a bundle of initiatives grouped under the term of REDD+. Initially focusing on...
, 05/2013, by Larson, A. M., Brockhaus, M., Sunderlin, W. D., Duchelle, A., Babon A., Dokken, T., Pham, T. T., Resosudarmo, I.A.P., Selaya, G., Awono, A., Huynh, T-B., giorgiamei
"A number of international donors, national governments and project proponents have begun to lay the groundwork for REDD+, but tenure insecurity – including the potential risks of land grabbing by...
, 05/2013, 14/05/2013, giorgiamei
"On April 26, 2012, Cambodian environmentalist Chut Wutty was killed during an investigation into illegal logging in the country’s arcane Cardamom Mountains. A year on, his family is no closer to...
, 05/2013, by Toral Patel, Ahmad Dhiaulhaq, David Gritten, Yurdi Yasmi, Toon De Bruyn, Naya Sharma Paudel, Harisharan Luintel, Dil B. Khatri, Chandra Silori and Regan Suzuki, giorgiamei
"With the current complexity of issues facing forest and land management, the implementation of the REDD+ initiative comes with significant risks, including conflict. While the exact nature and...
, 05/2013, by Global Witness, 13/05/2013, giorgiamei
"This report shows how vast amounts of land have been acquired for rubber plantations in Cambodia and Laos by two of Vietnam’s biggest largest companies, Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) and the Vietnam...