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social forestry

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Planting and looking after trees or shrubs in order to maintain or improve the quality of life of local communities. See also community forestry.

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Toward Integrated Social Forestry

Nancy Lee Peluso.

in Rich Forests, Poor People

June 1992; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anthropology. 7191 words.

This chapter considers some of the prospects for a program of constructive change in the management of Java's forest. The most recent social forestry program in Java aims to release some of...

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Social licence to operate and forestry – an introduction

Peter Edwards, Justine Lacey, Stephen Wyatt and Kathryn J. H. Williams.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 3039 words.

This special issue aims to explore a variety of strands of research enquiry into social licence to operate and forestry. Emerging from a successful technical session at the 2014 IUFRO World...

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social forestry

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Planting and looking after trees or shrubs in order to maintain or improve the quality of life of local communities. See also community forestry.

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social forestry

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 26 words.

Planting and looking after trees or shrubs in order to maintain or improve the quality of life of local communities.

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social forestry

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 26 words.

Planting and looking after trees or shrubs in order to maintain or improve the quality of life of local communities.

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social forestry

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 26 words.

Planting and looking after trees or shrubs in order to maintain or improve the quality of life of local communities.

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Reckoning social forestry in Bangladesh: policy and plan versus implementation

Nur Muhammed, Masao Koike, Md. Sajjaduzzaman and Kim Sophanarith.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

October 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5523 words.

The history of scientific forest management in Bangladesh dates back to the nineteenth century with defined forest policies and laws. Due to various socio-economic and socio-political...

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Corporate responsibility reporting in promoting social license to operate in forestry and sawmilling industries

Katja Lähtinen, Anne Toppinen, Mirja Mikkilä, Matti Toivio and Olli Suur-Uski.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 12399 words.

The importance of sustainability information on the social license to operate (SLO) in forestry–sawmilling businesses is on the rise. In addition, the applicability of existing regional and...

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Aboriginal people and forestry companies in Canada: possibilities and pitfalls of an informal ‘social licence’ in a contested environment

Stephen Wyatt.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 10056 words.

Industrial forestry in Canada commonly occurs on the traditional territory of Aboriginal people, and forestry companies often take actions to gain acceptance and approval of communities....

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Welfare Implications of Community Forest Plantations in Developing Countries: The Orissa Social Forestry Project

Gunnar Köhlin and Gregory S. Amacher.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Economic Development. 9944 words.

Community forest plantations are a common intervention in developing countries. We use household and remote sensing data from Orissa, India, to estimate welfare effects of community forest...

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Reinterpreting a Colonial Rebellion: Forestry and Social Control in German East Africa, 1874–1915

Thaddeus Sunseri.

in Environmental History

July 2003; p ublished online July 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945); Environmental History. 0 words.

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Non-State Global Standard Setting and the WTO: Legitimacy and the Need for Regulatory Space

Steven Bernstein and Erin Hannah.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 15468 words.

The proliferation of transnational social and environmental standards developed by non-state governance systems potentially poses a challenge to international trade law and the legitimacy...

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Men of the Trees (East Africa)

Arthur Dahl.

in The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 606 words.

One of the pioneering movements in social forestry was Men of the Trees, now known as the International Tree Foundation,

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community forestry

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

An approach to forestry management that includes local people and takes their needs into account. It includes the establishment of village woodlots, farm forestry, tree planting in private...

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Men of the Trees (East Africa)

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

One of the pioneering movements in social forestry was Men of the Trees, now known as the International Tree Foundation, founded by Richard St. Barbe Baker (1889–1982) among the Kikuyu ...

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Conclusion

Andrew S. Mathews.

in Instituting Nature

November 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment. 2951 words.

This book presents an introduction of forestry science in Mexico along with its institutionalization through the Mexican forest service expansion and the role of Oaxaca’s indigenous forest...

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State Power to Persist: Contemporary Forms of Forest Access Control

Nancy Lee Peluso.

in Rich Forests, Poor People

June 1992; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anthropology. 14203 words.

The reorganization of the State Forestry Corporation of Java (Perum Perhutani or SFC), under Soeharto's New Order and the economic growth thrust of the New Order state, characterized...

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Aesthetic considerations in British Forestry

O. W. R. LUCAS.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

The paper ‘Aesthetic Considerations in British Forestry’ (Dallimore, 1927) is reviewed from a current perspective. The subsequent lack of attention to the appearance of afforestation led to...

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Aracruz Celulose

Erling Lorentzen.

in Footprints in the Jungle

February 2001; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 3350 words.

This chapter provides a case history of Aracruz Celulose, a Brazilian company established to implement an innovative project – the creation of planted forestry, using fast‐growing...

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