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Year: 2009
Available scientific literature indicates forest degradation emissions are of a similar magnitude to those from deforestation
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Year: 2007
The Millennium Development Goals agreed to by 189 nations at the United Nations Millennium Summit in 2000 call for the eradication of extreme poverty by 2015, while simultaneously ensuring environmental sustainability
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Year: 2007
Community Forestry (CF) in Bhutan started to take off in 2000
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Year: 2007
Based on recent studies conducted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on forest tenure systems in Asia and Africa, the paper presents an overview of the present situation, characterized by the predominance of public forests under the direct control and management of governments
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Year: 2007
This paper seeks to capture and explore the experiences of implementing Participatory Forest Management (PFM) in Kenya; how this may have changed the relationship between forest resources and local communities who live adjacent the forests; the extent to which local communities consider themselves part of the forest governance process; how this may have contributed to poverty alleviation; and the challenges that still need to be tackled by the forestry sector to contribute fully to poverty alleviation
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Year: 2007
Clear rights over resources and locally legitimised tenure regimes for managing natural resources are essential for good governance in forest areas
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Year: 2007
This paper reports the results from a study of the social and economic factors affecting the development of smallholder forestry in Leyte Province
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Year: 2007
The last two decades have witnessed radical changes in the forest tenure legal framework in Viet Nam
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Year: 2007
The economic value of rain forests has been discussed controversially over the last 20 years
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Year: 2007
In large parts of the world, forests remain the domain of the State in which the rights of forest-dependent peoples are denied or insecure
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