Forests Publications


The school year has just begun for a very special school deep in the Borneo rainforest, aiming to give orphaned orangutans a second chance at life in the wild.

Waugh Thistleton Architects, the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) and ARUP are collaborating to present Multiply –†a 9m-high modular cross-laminated tulipwood pavilion. The pavilion will be located in the Sackler Courtyard of the V&A Museum f
Reuters
5/25/2018

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Ivory Coast will ask donors, timber firms and cocoa companies to help finance a reforestation strategy it estimates will cost 616 billion CFA francs ($1 billion) over 10 years, the West African nation's water and forests minister

The Yale Agroforestry Collaborative explores how the university’s landscape — and the broader environment — can be made more multifunctional and interactive.

WEST POKOT, Kenya — The Cherangani people, an indigenous community in Kenya’s Rift Valley, have always called the Cherangani Hills Forest their ancestral home. Also known locally as the Sengwer, they
GreenBiz
5/25/2018

Some estimates suggest that up to 30 percent of all timber traded globally may be illegally harvested.

Some estimates suggest that up to 30 percent of all timber traded globally may be illegally harvested.

BSW Timber has announced its latest investment of €40m in Slovenia, constructing a new sawmill, CHP plant and pellet manufacturing facility.
GreenBiz.com
5/25/2018

Some estimates suggest that up to 30 percent of all timber traded globally may be illegally harvested.

Conservationist to corporate leaders: ‘Just doing the right thing is not enough’
Major companies have committed to ending deforestation, but global progress has been slow.



Conservationist to corporate leaders: ‘Just doing the right thing is not enough’

Conservationist to corporate leaders: ‘Just doing


Agroforestry gives Kenyan indigenous community a lifeline

Agroforestry gives Kenyan indigenous community a