Simple agroforestry techniques have been shown to boost crop yields and provide additional food and income to farmers in Zambia, so why aren’t more adopting them?
India's tree cover has increased by about 5,000 square kilometres in the past 2 years; around 1,300 km2 of which is on non-forest land, reports The Telegraph.
To help farmers plant the right trees in the right place, the Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI) is breeding tree species suitable for arid and semi-arid areas, reports News Ghana.<
Two of Indonesia’s biggest pulp and paper companies have pledged to increase efforts to restore the country’s peatlands, conserve forests and promote deforestation-free livelihood opportunities.
How Costa Rica plans to make its coffee sector carbon neutral by 2021 is the subject of an article in Daily Coffee News.
The most “far-reaching climate promise” to the UN climate talks in Paris has come from the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, reports an article in The Guardian.
Because of the growing role that indigenous people play in REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation), the international non-profit organization, Forest Trends has publis
“The way to go if we really want to come out of the economic crisis is through agroforestry,” said Ibikunle Amosun, Governor of the Nigerian State of Ogun at the UN climate change conference in Par
A global agreement has been reached at the climate talks in Paris which aims to limit the increase in global average temperatures to “well below 2 degrees C”, but what does this mean for food and f
The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) initiative has launched an