Lalanath de Silva, Director of WRI’s Access Initiative, answers questions on how the “right to know” is evolving in both developed and developing countries.
CAR government and people will now be able to track and monitor the country’s forests and logging concessions.
A new WRI project will quantify forest degradation and associated greenhouse gas emissions in the forests of the Republic of Congo.
Interactive Forest Atlas for Central African Republic - Atlas Forestier Interactif de la République Centrafricaine (Version 1.0)
Please see our Congo Basin Forest Atlases page for the latest versions of our Congo Basin Atlases, along with links to online interactive maps, desktop mapping applications, GIS data,...
Can forest-rich countries learn from the mistakes of extractive projects and avoid unleashing their own resource curse?
An Illegal Logging Case Study
This working paper explores the types of information and supporting data necessary to ensure that national strategies to reduce emissions are developed and implemented effectively. It does so by focusing on measures to address illegal logging, drawing on specific strategies and recommendations...
WRI’s Davida Wood answers questions on the current situation in Kyrgyzstan and its link to electricity governance.
Lawyers in India advocate for environmental rights, one case at a time.
To combat global warming, forests must be part of the solution. How can we make good forest stewardship a reality?
To be successful, money pledged to protect forests must tackle the underlying drivers of deforestation.