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Journal Articles & Books
April 2001
Burkina Faso
Lithuania
Gambia
Croatia
France
Guatemala
Indonesia
Bulgaria
Laos
Bolivia
Canada
Congo
Guinea
Costa Rica
Cameroon
Cyprus
Lesotho
Albania
Madagascar
Italy
Norway
Brazil
Cuba

This paper presents an overview of the various approaches that developed and developing countries have used in designing national forest funds. It is based on a study of legislation in over forty countries and a review of some of the few empirical studies of forest fund performance. The overview may serve as checklist of issues and options for policymakers who are designing funds.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2000
Gambia

This summary report synthesizes the central research findings of the Working Group on Resource Tenure and Land Use Planning and the Law Reform Commission of The Gambia, recommending a series of tenure policy options for both government and donor agencies. Specific programs and projects are also discussed.

Reports & Research
December 2000
France
Benin
United States of America
Mozambique
Zambia
Gambia
Burundi
Zimbabwe
Eswatini
Ghana
Guinea
Sierra Leone
Malawi
Rwanda
Mauritius
South Africa
Lesotho
Madagascar
Tanzania
India
Kenya
Africa

One of the guiding mandates within the FAO Constitution is the following: “The Organization shall promote and, where appropriate, shall recommend national and international action with respect to: … the conservation of natural resources and the adoption of improved methods of agricultural production ...”.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2000
Mozambique
Burkina Faso
Gambia
Uganda
Italy
Tanzania
Ghana
Ethiopia
Namibia
Niger
Cameroon
Africa

In the search for effective natural resource management strategies, it has become apparent that local communities have a critical role to play in sustainable forest management. Community-based forest management has emerged in the past decade as an effective approach for the management of tree and forest resources.

Journal Articles & Books
December 1999
Senegal
Mauritania
Gambia
Germany
China
Africa

A medium size report that comments on the overall situation of data on forest resources in Gambia. It is composed of nine parts including the following topics: forest classifications, statuses of Gambian forests, land use shifts, degradation of forests, forest categories, forest management, wildlife management and forest uses and related issues. A large number of tables are given.

Conference Papers & Reports
December 1998
Mexico
Gambia
Tanzania
Philippines
Central America
South America
Southern Asia
Africa

Proceedings of the workshop which focused particularly on gender analysis of rights to land and water, the implications of privatization and water markets for women's access to resources, how women (as well as men) can participate fully in collective action projects and the relation between problems like water scarcity and pollution, multiple uses of water in irrigation systems and gender.

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