Sun, 01 Feb 2009
Forests and conflict
- Goma: If we don’t do anything and wait until the war is over, there won’t be any more forests and animals to conserve.
- Sudan: Refugees need many natural resources to help them reconstruct a life, albeit a temporary one, in their hosting area.
- Feature: High levels of violence in forested areas are no coincidence. They don’t call it ‘jungle warfare’ for nothing.
- Chiapas: Mediation is a prerequisite where conservation and indigenous rights clash.
- 2 Editorial
- 3 Livelihoods and Landscapes: DRC
- 4-5 Refugees and forests: Burundi and Sudan
- 6-7 Does conflict help or hinder conservation?
- 8-9 Feature: Jungle warfare: what comes next?
- 10-11 Managing forest conflict: Asia and Africa
- 12-15 Forest conflict cases: Brazil, Thailand, Ecuador, Mexico
- 16 The interview: Ashok Khosla, President of IUCN