Agroforestry World

Why China should include a gender-perspective in its climate change policies

Women are playing a leading role in coping with and adapting to climate change in the mountainous rural areas of China’s Yunnan province, where disruptions in weather patterns and increasingly extreme events are expected to impact agricultural livelihoods. But while they are assuming more responsibility than men, their voices are mostly excluded from the policy-making processes that affect their daily lives.

Farms, forests and fuel in Sweden and Indonesia

The head of state of Sweden visited Indonesia and attended a seminar on the role of forestry in sustainable development.