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How closing the gender gap will lead to better forest management
13 Oct 2011

How closing the gender gap will lead to better forest management

BOGOR, Indonesia (13 October, 2011)_Understanding the different roles and responsibilities of women, and increasing their opportunities to participate in forest management could help address gender imbalances in the forestry sector – a move which could have a positive impact on the sustainable management of forests – says a special gender and forests themed journal issue featuring the work of several CIFOR scientists.
Indonesia calls for public to improve moratorium map
08 Aug 2011

Indonesia calls for public to improve moratorium map

BOGOR, Indonesia (8 August 2011)_ The Indonesian government is calling for public participation to help improve a map of primary forests and peatlands used to implement a two-year moratorium on new forest concessions to ensure maximum protection of these valuable resources.
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