Policy and legislation in community forestry
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Published by RECOFTC in Bangkok .
Written in English



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Proceedings of a Regional Workshop on Policy and Legislation in Community Forestry.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Katherine Warner, Henry Wood.
SeriesRECOFTC report ;, 11
ContributionsWarner, Katherine., Wood, Henry, 1956-, Regional Community Forestry Training Center for Asia-Pacific (Bangkok, Thailand), Regional Workshop on Policy and Legislation in Community Forestry (1993 : Bangkok, Thailand)
LC ClassificationsKNC800 .A8 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL337855M
LC Control Number97947700

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policies contained in the National Forestry Manual (NFM) relative to forestry and agroforestry technologies. All references to the Soil Conservation Service or SCS by Public Laws, Memoranda or other documents stated herein have been changed to the Natural Resources Conservation Service or NRCS, respectively. 2 Previous and existing policies and legislation 4 National legislation 5 International commitments 6 3 Development of the forestry policy 7 Guiding principles 7 Technical work and public consultations 8 4 National forestry policy statement 10 Aim 10 Objectives 10 Implementation strategy community forestry in Cambodia is still in its infancy, the development of laws and policies that favor community forestry will enable community forestry activities to be implemented widely. 3. In the process of undertaking community forestry, and indeed in developing these guidelines, much careful. POLICY BRIEF # 12 THE PROPOSED LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT: COMMUNITY FORESTRY AND DECENTRALIZATION PEOPLE, RULES, AND ORGANIZATIONS SUPPORTING THE PROTECTION OF ECOSYSTEM RESOURCES POLICY ISSUE Political and administrative authority has, from the Liberian Republic’s inception, been concentrated in the capital. As the preamble to the National Policy .

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COMMUNITY FORESTRY AND FOREST POLICY IN ETHIOPIA: Some Preliminary Thoughts Martin E. Adams Introduction This paper emerges from a brief desk study prior to a three-month assignment in Ethiopia in order to appraise a rural development programme with a large soil conservation and social forestry component. The ZFAP of (ZFAP, ), Forest Policy of , and Forest Act of (GRZ, ) provide for wood industry development and community participation in forest management and utilization. The NEAP of led to the development of the Forest Policy of which is aimed at changing the national institutional and legal framework for forest. A community forest is a forestry operation managed by a local government, community group, or First Nation for the benefit of the entire community. Community forests support new options in recreation, wildlife and watershed management for communities and a more diversified forest economy. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.