People and Forest-Policy and Local Reality in Southeast Asia, the Russian Far East, and Japan
This book is a compilation of the results of strategic policy research carried out by the Forest Conservation Project of the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), between 1998 and 2002. The project's main purpose is to shed light on measures to conserve biodiversity and use forests sustainably, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region. Project work was conducted by academics, non-governmental organizations, and governmental officials in selected countries in the region and covered everything from the local reality at the village level, to forest policy at the national and global levels. Based on a structural analysis of issues concerning forest loss and degradation, the project focused on the participation of local people in sustainable forest management. The book: -presents a framework for sustainable forest management in the Asia-Pacific region. -analyzes forest policy and legislation in terms of local participation. -sheds light on the local reality in forest use and management. -proposes methodologies and concepts for sustainable forest management through local participation. Audience: The book offers a helpful framework for forest conservation, as well as key concepts and measures that will be useful for policy makers, non-governmental organizations, and academics alike.
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TIMBER TRADE POLICY TO SUPPORT SUSTAINABLE FOREST MANAGEMENT
PARTICIPATORY FOREST MANAGEMENT POLICY IN SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA
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PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AGREEMENTS
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FOREST POLICY DEVELOPMENT IN LAOS
LOCAL REALITIES IN FOREST USE AND MANAGEMENT
FOREST VALUES AND LIVELIHOOD UNCERTAINTY IN TWO INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES OF INDONESIAN BORNEO
POLICY OF PROTECTED AREAS AND LOCAL USE OF FOREST RESOURCES IN INDONESIA A CASE STUDY OF A NATIONAL PARK IN ...
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LOCAL FOREST MANAGEMENT IN THE RICE TERRACE AREA OF BANAUE THE PHILIPPINES
ADAPTABILITY OF COMMUNITYBASED FOREST MANAGEMENT FOR EXLOGGING WORKERS IN THE PHILIPPINES
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COMMUNITYBASED FOREST MANAGEMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES RETROSPECT AND PROSPECTS
FOREST POLICY TRENDS IN VIETNAM
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PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN JAPANS FOREST PLANNING SYSTEM
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