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  1. Library Resource
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    March, 2021
    Global

    Indicator 15.3.1: Proportion of land that is degraded over total land area
     

  2. Library Resource
    Manuals & Guidelines
    July, 2021
    Global

    Indicator 15.1.2: Proportion of important sites for terrestrial and freshwater biodiversity that are covered  by protected areas, by ecosystem type

  3. Library Resource
    Manuals & Guidelines
    February, 2021
    Global

    Indicator 15.1.1: Forest area as a proportion of total land area
     

  4. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    October, 2015
    India

    This paper presents case studies of two tribal villages - Mendha Lekha and Jamguda - successfully running forest-based bamboo businesses under the community forest rights provisions of Forest Rights Act (2006). We have documented the issues faced by the villagers in claiming community forest rights, issues faced in harvesting and sale of bamboo, and business practices adopted by both the villages.

  5. Library Resource
    Websites
    December, 2011
    Global

    MappingForRights, an initiative of the Rainforest Foundation UK and local partners, enables forest communities themselves to demonstrate their presence in the forest; decision-makers and the private sector to take account of and recognise this presence; and to assist the international community in ensuring that programmes concerned with the Congo Basin’s forests provide equitable benefits for local communities.

  6. Library Resource
    Manuals & Guidelines
    December, 2021
    Africa, Americas, Latin America and the Caribbean, Asia, Europe, Oceania

    Le présent document d’orientation analyse les tendances du commerce agroalimentaire à l’échelle mondiale et par groupes de pays, en accordant une attention particulière aux modèles commerciaux dans les pays en développement.

  7. Library Resource
    Manuals & Guidelines
    October, 2015
    Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea

    This guide presents the 'Mapping for Rights' approach, which combines participatory mapping techniques, facilitation and hands-on support with the application of relevant and available technology. This combination of tools, guidance and equipment enables communities to identify advocacy goals that their maps could support. The maps are designed to provide a snapshot of the communities’ reality, including information on their history and socio- economic situation and demonstrate occupation and use of specific areas by communities.

  8. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    August, 2021
    Global

    Sustainable forest management is an imperative response to continuing deforestation and forest degradation, and the associated decline in forest productivity and supply of ecosystem services. This paper analyses progress towards sustainable forest management globally as well as by climatic domains and national income levels using data from the Global Forest Resources Assessment 2020. It also examines progress towards sustainable forest management relate to the presence of enabling factors.

  9. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    December, 2021
    Senegal

    Au demeurant, bien accompagner et appuyer les communautés locales dans la défense de leurs droits fonciers suppose une bonne connaissance des mécanismes nationaux et supranationaux de protection des droits fonciers des communautés. Or, si les premiers sont connus et mobilisés par les acteurs et organisations dans le cadre de leur travail, les seconds restent encore largement méconnus et donc peu mobilisés dans la défense des droits fonciers des communautés locales.

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