Ensuring forests for the future
Turing over a new leaf
Within these landsapes WWF works to ensure countries have scientifically based and representative networks of well-managed protected areas, which are sustainably financed, ensure effective participation of local communities and provide social and economic benefits, and in addition, establish initiatives that support responsible forest management and trade.
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Global Forest and Trade Network
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Sustainable rattan management in Laos goes from strength to strength with new FSC certifications and export order
In 2011, the world’s first FSC-certified rattan forests premiered in Laos. Three years later, WWF ...
CANOPY (issue 3, 2014): quarterly REDD+ news from WWF's global Forest and Climate Programme
CANOPY is a quarterly newsletter from WWF's Forest and Climate Programme that provides the latest ...
Interview with Anggela Michi and Jiang Oliver Liao Torres, Natural Resources Management office in Madre de Dios, Peru
Anggela Michi and Jiang Oliver Liao Torres work with GOREMAD’s Natural Resources Management office ...
Local actions lay the groundwork for REDD+ implementation in Kutai Barat, Indonesia
WWF-Indonesia is making major strides in partnering with local communities to demarcate and ...
Biodiversity safeguard workshop offers learning opportunity for forest industry stakeholders in Mahakam Ulu District, East Kalimantan
In an effort to build capacity of timber industry stakeholders on biodiversity safeguards, ...
Indigenous communities train others in community measurement, reporting and verification in Guyana
The North Rupununi District Development Board, an indigenous community-based organization, is ...
Interview with Maria Eugenia Arroyo, Forest and Climate Coordinator for WWF-Peru
Maria Eugenia (“Maru”) coordinates forest and climate activities for WWF-Peru, with a ...
Interview with Dr Mairon Bastos Lima, Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr Mairon Bastos Lima works with the Environmental Policy Group, Forest and Nature Conservation ...
Constructive spirit in Bonn climate negotiations, but no progress on REDD+ discussions
The latest round of UN climate talks concluded in Bonn yesterday with no agreement on the issues ...
FSC in the Greater Mekong region: Past the half-million hectare mark, but where to next?
On 9 May 2014, FSC reached a milestone in the Greater Mekong region with the certification of ...