News

20 Jan 2009

Haramata is a bulletin focusing on the drylands -- its people, policies, and programs. Issue number 49 contains articles on the following topics:

19 Jan 2009

This report contains the IDB-sponsored system of disaster risk and risk management indicators presented at the World Conference on Disaster Reduction in Kobe, Japan.

19 Jan 2009

This project seeks to promote land tenure and titling as well as a sustainable management of forest resources in indigenous communities in the Peruvian Amazon according to these people's socio-cultural reality.

19 Jan 2009

This paper reviews the Bolivian experience of decentralization and the involvement of municipal governments around issues that have some direct or indirect influence on forest management and forest users’ livelihoods.

15 Jan 2009

In the South African context, Participatory Forest Management (PFM) has emerged as the new integrated approach to promote sustainable forest management.