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Forest becomes frontline: Conservation and counter-insurgency in a space of violent conflict in Assam, Northeast India
Journal Article | Jan 2020
Forest becomes frontline: Conservation and counter-insurgency in a space of violent conflict in Assa
Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in a context of nationalist oligarchy: Lessons from Indonesia
U4 Brief | Sep 2020
Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in a context of nationalist oligarchy:
Corruption, Forest conservation, REDD+, Oligarchy, Indonesia
The conservation-corruption conundrum: Understanding everyday relationships between rangers and communities
U4 Brief | Dec 2020
Rangers are at the frontline of biodiversity conservation and are perhaps the only actors that bridge the human-nature divide through their work in protecting ...
Corruption, Anti-corruption, Rangers, Forest conservation, Wildlife, Illegal logging, India
U4 Brief | Jun 2012
This U4 Brief extracts lessons from recent Ugandan experiences with conservation areas and corruption. A case involving the World Bank/Global Environment ...
Corruption, Anti-corruption, REDD+, Conservation, Uganda
U4 Issue | Dec 2019
Corruption in the forestry sector leads to deforestation, with detrimental impacts on society and on women in particular. However, forest governance dominated ...
News | 10 Jun 2010
CMI and LTS International will progressively assess the results of the Initiative. The real-time evaluation shall provide timely information and rapid learning opportunities.
U4 Brief | Sep 2010
Innovative management of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) forests is an international priority. It is important to promote socio-economic ...
natural resource management, DR Congo
Project | Aug 2018 - Nov 2023
While growing in number, efforts to address corruption in the natural resource sector remain inadequate to conserve the world's wildlife, marine and forest ...
Anti-corruption, environmental crime, environmental degradation, forestry, wildlife, fisheries
Logging the 'Frontier': Narratives of deforestation in the northern borderlands of British India, c. 1850-1940
Journal Article | Sep 2011
This paper analyzes the institution of “scientific forestry” in the northern borderlands (“Frontier”) of British India c. 1850–1940. ...
British India, NWFP, deforestation, narratives, colonial history, British India (Pakistan)
Political Ecologist using ethnographic methods,focusing on environment, notably ecology approaches to forestry, wildlife conservation and resource extraction
Biodiversity Conservation, Political Ecology, India, South Asia
News | 7 Sep 2012
Learning the right lessons from past experiences with corruption in the forest sector is crucial to prevent broad undermining of REDD+.
Project | Oct 2017 - Feb 2018
Corruption is a severe threat to wildlife conservation globally. While conservation practitioner anecdotes and existing empirical research all point to ...
Corruption, caviar trade, wildlife crime, Global
Rule of law and environmental justice in the forests: The challenge of 'strong law enforcement' in corrupt conditions
U4 Issue | Jun 2013
Widespread illegal forest activities have contributed to deforestation, forest degradation, economic losses to nations and injustices for forest ...
REDD+, Forest governance, Corruption, Anti-corruption, Law enforcement, natural resource management, Indonesia, Cameroon
U4 Issue | Jan 2013
Forest certification schemes regulate forest exploitation and trade across many countries. In the absence of a multilateral agreement on limiting deforestation, ...
Anti-corruption, Corruption, Forest governance, Certification, natural resource management
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
Deforestation is a global environment concern, but the underlying processes vary across regions and countries. In Pakistan the threat to forests and biodiversity ...
U4 Brief | Jan 2015
Assigning forest carbon rights is crucial for any effective REDD+ system. Often linked to debates about forest tenure, carbon rights determine who can ...
U4 Brief | Jun 2008
Under a sustainable, well-managed, logging regime, Papua - the most densely forested part of Indonesia - can potentially contribute substantial forest ...
natural resources, forestry, corruption, Indonesia, natural resource management, Indonesia
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Rural informalities and forest squatters in the reserved forests of Assam, India Anwesha Dutta Criti
U4 Issue | Dec 2007
The forest industry has the potential to contribute to the economy and increase state revenues in many developing countries. The realisation of these ...
Corruption, natural resource management, World
News | 29 Jun 2012
Norway has invested more money in the forest protection programme REDD+ than any other donor country. Corruption concerns have been widely raised when it comes to REDD+. Will Norwegian investments be in vain?