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Forest governance in Latin America: strategies for implementing REDD
M. Aguilar-Støen; F. Toni; C. Hirsch / Springerlink 2016
Global interest in and attention to forests have grown as concerns about global warming and climate change have taken a heightened position in international policy debates. Forests have been repositioned in international arenas as rep...
Green: at what price?
Nicky Milne; T. Moss (ed) / Thomson Reuters Foundation 2016
Reforestation, environmental development, growth in the developing world: when does a green economy come at too high a price? The Ugandan Government wants to encourage development and boost it’s forest reserves. They&#...
Tropical Forest Fire Susceptibility Mapping at the Cat Ba National Park Area, Hai Phong City, Vietnam, Using GIS-Based Kernel Logistic Regression
Dieu Tien Bui 2016
The Cat Ba National Park area (Vietnam) with its tropical forest is recognized as being part of the world biodiversity conservation by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and is a well-known d...
No sense of ownership in weak participation: a forest conservation experiment in Tanzania
Ø.N. Handberg / Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2016
Sense of ownership is often advocated as an argument for local participation within the epistemic development and nature conservation communities. Stakeholder participation in initiating, designing or implementing institutions is clai...
Implication of participatory forest management on Duru-Haitemba and Ufiome Forest reserves and community livelihoods
Naima A.M. Hersi; Richard YM Kangalawe / AJ 2016
The fate of the forest is usually connected with forest management systems, societal demands as well as exposure to major disturbances such as wildfires, heavy browsing animals. Since the early 1990s, Tanzania have adopted participato...
Forest adjacent households’ voices on their perceptions and adaptation strategies to climate change in Kilombero District, Tanzania
C. Balama / Springer 2016
Climate change is a global and local challenge to both sustainable livelihoods and economic development. Tanzania as other countries of the world has been affected. Several studies have been conducted on farmers’ perceptions and ...
REDD+ finance flows 2009-2014: trends and lessons learned in REDDX countries
G. Silva-Chávez; B. Schaap; J. Breitfeller / Forest Trends 2015
The study follows the money trail in 13 countries that account for 65 percent of the globe’s tropical forest cover under the U.N.’s Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) initiative, a key part ...
The Norwegian climate and forest funding to civil society: key results 2013-2015
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
Civil society is an important complement to the bilateral and multilateral support under Norway’s Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI). From indigenous peoples’ networks, through watchdogs and knowledge and service provider...
REDD+ hits the ground: lessons learned from Tanzania's REDD+ pilot projects
T. Blomley; K. Edwards; S. Kingazi / International Institute for Environment and Development 2016
Tanzania launched a series of REDD+ pilot projects in 2009 with the goal of testing approaches to reducing deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+). These projects, funded by the government of Norway experimented with a range of d...
Protected area governance, carbon offset forestry, and environmental (in)justice at Mount Elgon, Uganda
C. J. Cavanagh / University of East Anglia 2015
At Mount Elgon National Park in Uganda, local conservation authorities assert that a variety of benefit sharing schemes mitigate the negative consequences of exclusionary forest conservation and carbon sequestration for nearby communi...
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Forest governance in Latin America: strategies for implementing REDD
M. Aguilar-Støen; F. Toni; C. Hirsch / Springerlink 2016
Global interest in and attention to forests have grown as concerns about global warming and climate change have taken a heightened position in international policy debates. Forests have been repositioned in international arenas as rep...
Green: at what price?
Nicky Milne; T. Moss (ed) / Thomson Reuters Foundation 2016
Reforestation, environmental development, growth in the developing world: when does a green economy come at too high a price? The Ugandan Government wants to encourage development and boost it’s forest reserves. They&#...
Tropical Forest Fire Susceptibility Mapping at the Cat Ba National Park Area, Hai Phong City, Vietnam, Using GIS-Based Kernel Logistic Regression
Dieu Tien Bui 2016
The Cat Ba National Park area (Vietnam) with its tropical forest is recognized as being part of the world biodiversity conservation by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and is a well-known d...
No sense of ownership in weak participation: a forest conservation experiment in Tanzania
Ø.N. Handberg / Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2016
Sense of ownership is often advocated as an argument for local participation within the epistemic development and nature conservation communities. Stakeholder participation in initiating, designing or implementing institutions is clai...
Implication of participatory forest management on Duru-Haitemba and Ufiome Forest reserves and community livelihoods
Naima A.M. Hersi; Richard YM Kangalawe / AJ 2016
The fate of the forest is usually connected with forest management systems, societal demands as well as exposure to major disturbances such as wildfires, heavy browsing animals. Since the early 1990s, Tanzania have adopted participato...
Forest adjacent households’ voices on their perceptions and adaptation strategies to climate change in Kilombero District, Tanzania
C. Balama / Springer 2016
Climate change is a global and local challenge to both sustainable livelihoods and economic development. Tanzania as other countries of the world has been affected. Several studies have been conducted on farmers’ perceptions and ...
REDD+ finance flows 2009-2014: trends and lessons learned in REDDX countries
G. Silva-Chávez; B. Schaap; J. Breitfeller / Forest Trends 2015
The study follows the money trail in 13 countries that account for 65 percent of the globe’s tropical forest cover under the U.N.’s Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) initiative, a key part ...
The Norwegian climate and forest funding to civil society: key results 2013-2015
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
Civil society is an important complement to the bilateral and multilateral support under Norway’s Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI). From indigenous peoples’ networks, through watchdogs and knowledge and service provider...
REDD+ hits the ground: lessons learned from Tanzania's REDD+ pilot projects
T. Blomley; K. Edwards; S. Kingazi / International Institute for Environment and Development 2016
Tanzania launched a series of REDD+ pilot projects in 2009 with the goal of testing approaches to reducing deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+). These projects, funded by the government of Norway experimented with a range of d...
Protected area governance, carbon offset forestry, and environmental (in)justice at Mount Elgon, Uganda
C. J. Cavanagh / University of East Anglia 2015
At Mount Elgon National Park in Uganda, local conservation authorities assert that a variety of benefit sharing schemes mitigate the negative consequences of exclusionary forest conservation and carbon sequestration for nearby communi...
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Bioforsk / Norwegian Institute for Agricultural and Environmental Research
Bioforsk conducts applied and specifically targeted research linked to multifunctional agriculture and rural development, plant sciences, environmental protection and natural resource management. International collaboration is given high priority.
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