Researchers and communicators had the opportunity to pitch policy recommendations to a panel during the recent Land
While the paper industry in India now sources more wood from farmers than from forests, it is still demanding access to forest resources, reports Down to Earth website.
A US company will trial a Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) scheme in the Philippines that will reward coffee farmers for conserving biodiversity, soil and water resources and sequestering carbo
Close to 200 participants recently met at the World Agroforestry Centre headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya to “take stock of the continent's landscapes, and plan ahead on how their preservation can imp
Providing farmers with timely climate information can mean the difference between a plentiful harvest or significant crop losses.
Communities in Brazil and Indonesia would be willing to help mitigate climate change if they received assistance, according to research by the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).
An article on the DevEx website explores issues surrounding the challenge of meeting the world’s increasing demand for food sustainably and amid changes in climate.
Tree cover in India has increased over the past 2 years, much of this from outside forest areas, according to the India State of Forest Report 2013.
Ugandan farmers are hoping for prosperity from trees under a new agroforestry project funded by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR).
Young farmers in Kenya are “losing their patience” with coffee and venturing into other enterprises or moving to cities, according to a study by scientists from the World Agroforestry Centre.