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Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Cambodia
Laos
Laos
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam

WEBSITE INTRODUCTION: This book examines large-scale land acquisitions, or ‘land grabbing’, with a focus on South-East Asia. Thematic papers and detailed case studies put this phenomenon into specific historical and institutional contexts, analysing transformations in livelihoods, human rights impacts, and potential remedies.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Laos
Vietnam

The humid tropics are exposed to an unprecedented modernisation of agriculture involving rapid and mixed land-use changes with contrasted environmental impacts. Afforestation is often mentioned as an unambiguous solution for restoring ecosystem services and enhancing biodiversity.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2016
Cambodia
Laos
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam

This paper aims to contribute to understanding the existing knowledge gaps in the linkages of energy, water, and land use in Southeast Asia and explores the political economy of energy transition in the Mekong region (MR).

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Laos

Land-titling programs, land and forest allocation programs, and projects on state-allocated land for development and investment in Laos have been key drivers of change in land tenure. These have triggered major shifts in land use rights, from customary, to temporary, and then to permanent land use rights.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Vietnam
Laos
Cambodia
China

After reviewing the main causes and effects of land degradation and erosion in the uplands of mainland Southeast Asia, this chapter presents several case studies of recent land-use changes governed by economic, political and institutional transitions, the expansion of teak and rubber tree plantations in northern Laos and southwest China, respectively, and of monocropping coffee in the Central H

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Nepal
Laos
Japan
Vietnam
Chile
Madagascar
Guatemala
Indonesia
Ghana
Congo
Guyana
Costa Rica
Mexico
Brazil
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Asia
Africa
Americas

<p>Les informations contenues dans ce document correspondent à la situation en octobre 2014.

Videos
December 2016
Laos

This short video examines an initiative by Earth Systems to develop a tea sector dialogue platform that brings together key stakeholders in the value chain to jointly examine challenges and opportunities for the development of a more equitable and sustainable tea sector in Laos.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Chile
Guatemala
Peru
Indonesia
Ghana
Congo
Guyana
Costa Rica
Colombia
Nepal
Laos
Vietnam
Madagascar
Cambodia
Ethiopia
Mexico
Brazil
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Asia
Africa
Americas

<p>La información contenida en este documento corresponde a la situación para octubre de 2014.

Journal Articles & Books
November 2016
France
Nigeria
Spain
Luxembourg
Sweden
Denmark
Sri Lanka
Ireland
China
Congo
Iceland
Pakistan
Finland
Panama
Laos
Japan
Vietnam
Thailand
Italy
Cambodia
Paraguay
Norway
Asia

<p>This publication was prepared for ‘Income for coastal communities for mangrove protection’ project (2015-2016) which aimed to develop a low-cost mechanism enabling investors to responsibly promote mangrove conservation, carbon emissions reduction and sustainable development through the provision of funding to local communities.

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