Despite their rapid proliferation, 'Sustainable Use Reserves' in the Amazon aren't living up to their hype- especially when it comes to reducing fire.
A forthcoming study brings a reality check on who is footing the bill for REDD+.
What are appropriate principles and criteria for defining and assessing transdisciplinary research quality?
Demand for wood can lead to forest degradation, making life harder for forest-dependent communities.
Lessons from the Brazilian Amazon show it’s important to shift toward more sustainable land uses and look for ways to intensify beef production.
Women in West Africa are using food from enclosed forest plots to get their households through the lean times.
If managed well, swidden farming in Borneo can provide vital ecosystem services and protect biodiversity, study says
Marginalized indigenous hunter-gatherers in the Congo prefer living in remote forests—but their lifestyles are under threat.
Corporations and government share the goal of sustainable economic development but each faces its own challenges – so which rules should apply?
Avoiding further devastation from land fires in Indonesia means unraveling the complex causes fueling them.