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24 May 2018
The CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) participated in February in the “Working across sectors to halt deforestation and increase forest area” conference organized by the Collaborative Partnership on Forests.
New guidebook helps community members and policymakers understand social forestry schemes in Indonesia16 May 2018
One challenge with social forestry is that its inner workings are not always understood – often among the communities most involved in it. This is why a team of scientists has published a new guidebook that makes this complex form of...
Vietnam prepares for long-term agroforestry strategy to address national and international commitments14 May 2018
Vietnam is preparing for a long-term strategy to speed up the adoption of agroforestry nationwide. Agroforestry has been practiced for a long time in Vietnam. However, widespread adoption remains limited. Building on previous work to address barriers to adoption,...
4 May 2018
East Africa is home to some of the world’s most diverse forests: montane forests, which include some of the highest and oldest mountains in Africa; coastal forests; Miombo woodlands; tropical rain forests; and mangrove forests. Like many forested areas around the globe, they are...