Initiated in 2001, Journal of Forest and Livelihood (ISSN 1684-0186) is a peer reviewed journal that documents and disseminates the insights, lessons and innovations taking place in socio-cultural, political and economic aspects of environmental governance and rural livelihoods in Nepal. We are open to all academic perspectives from political ecology and cultural politics, as long as they identify a relevant theoretical lens and draw implications for policy and practice. Publisher: ForestAction Nepal.
JFL is an open access journal and is published biannually and welcomes articles, but not limited to, in the following themes.
- Forest policy and governance
- Forest agriculture interaction and food security
- Climate change, forestry and livelihoods
- Biodiversity, conservation and development
- Ecosystems services and development
- Social inclusion, gender, equity in forest and natural resource management
- Community based resource management
- Markets and community based forestry enterprises
- Politics of knowledge in forest governance
- Environmental justice
- Political ecology