Charles Victor Barber, Emily Matthews, David Brown, Timothy H. Brown, Lisa Curran, Catherine Plume
A comprehensive, map-based analysis of the scale and pace of change affecting Indonesia’s forests and the forces and actors that are driving deforestation – turning Indonesia from a forest-rich country to a forest-poor country.
Alexey Yu. Yaroshenko, Peter V. Potapov, and Svetlana A. Turubanova (Greenpeace Russia). Editor of English version: Lars Laestadius (WRI). A joint publication of Greenpeace Russia and Global Forest Watch.
This first attempt at identifying boreal forest areas of minimal human disturbance (intact) using high-resolution satellite imagery reveals that only 14 percent or 32 million hectares of the boreal or northern forests of European Russia remain.
Jean-Gael Collomb and Henriette Bikié (Global Forest Watch Cameroon)
Cameroon’s forestry legislation is implemented by the allocation of ventes de coupe, Unités Forestières d’Aménagement (UFA) and community forests. This paper presents information on how different logging rights were allocated and to whom.
United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Environment Programme, World Bank, World Resources Institute
This millennial edition focuses on five critical ecosystems that have been shaped by the interaction of physical environment, biological conditions, and human intervention: Croplands, forests, coastal zones, freshwater systems, and grasslands.
Explores the scale and magnitude of timber, energy, and mineral resources development within Canada’s northern frontier, home to over a third of the world’s boreal forest and a tenth of total global forest cover.
Marta Miranda with Alberto Blanco-Uribe Q., Lionel Hernández, José Ochoa G., and Edgard Yerena
Warns that allowing uncontrolled extractive activities in Venezuela’s Guayana region risks opportunities for economic growth and conservation. Identifies policy options for development plans with safeguard measures based on conservation, sustainability.
Identifies key steps Guyana can take for sustainable forestry management, providing both concrete proposals for immediate and long-term action and a comprehensive analysis of the country’s forestry programs to date.