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  • Gateway to International Timber Trade

    According to the FAO (2015) Myanmar has around 29.0 million hectares of forested land, which constitutes to 44.2% of the total land area. Around 28.1 million hectares are primar...

  • Land Readjustment Act B.E. 2547 (2004)

    “Land Readjustment” means the implementation of development of many plots of land by land re-plotting, improving or constructing infrastructure, and jointly bearing the burdens ...

  • Thailand Country Commercial Guide – Labour Policies and Practices

    In 2016, Thailand’s formal labor force was 38.3 million, or more than 56 percent of the population. Reported unemployment rates are well below full employment, at 1.0 percent ov...

  • Decree No. 117/2010/ND-CP on the organization and management of the special-u...

    This Decree provides for the organization and management of the special-use forest system in Viet Nam in order to conserve the forests’ ecosystems and biodiversity, as well as t...

  • Decision No. 186/2006/QD-TTg promulgating the Regulation on forest management

    The Decision provides for the creation, organization, production, management, use, maintenance, and conservation of Special-use Forests, Protection Forests and Production Forest...

  • Addressing Forest Governance Challenges in the Greater Mekong Region

    RECOFTC – The Center for People and Forests, working with civil society partners as part of the European Union funded Voices for the Mekong Forests (V4MF) project, is seeking to...

  • The Role of Social Safeguards in Addressing Forest Governance in FLEGT and REDD+

    This presentation seeks to demonstrate how social safeguards can provide opportunities to address the forest governance challenges faced by FLEGT and REDD+. It discusses the imp...

  • Forest Watch Special: FLEGT VPA Update June 2018

    This update discusses the importance of protecting forest resources through robust efforts rooted in broader strategies linked to the European Union's development and climate po...

  • The Environmental Conservation Law 2012 (The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 9/2012)

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  • CSO's View on FLEGT VPA Process in Myanmar: Challenges and Opportunities

    This presentation provides forestry sector updates and an overview of forestry issues and forest governance issues in Myanmar, such as land tenure and transparency. The presenta...

  • Chain Saws Act, B.E. 2545 (2002)

    The reason for the proclamation of this Act at the present time is for the conservation of, and to maintain, the current Forest resources, especially through the prevention and ...

  • Community Forestry Act, B.E. 2562 (2019)

    Reasons and necessity of restricting the rights and freedoms of persons under this Act are to encourage the community to cooperate with the government in managing natural resour...

  • Wildlife Conservation and Protection Act, B.E. 2562 (2019)

    The reason for promulgating this Act is that the 1992 Wildlife Conservation and Protection Act has been in force for a long time and certain provisions and various measures in t...

  • Forest policies in Asia – a regional synthesis

    Historically, the main objective of forest management was timber production. Although forest policies and forest management objectives diversified and expanded long before the U...

  • National Forest Policy Review: Thailand

    Forestry policies do not last long and lack continuity. Some problems are solved temporarily but emerge again in the future. If policies are not incorporated into the national s...

  • National Park Act, B.E. 2562 (2019)

    Reasons and necessity of restricting the rights and freedoms of persons according to this Act are to reserve, conserve, protect and maintain national parks, flora parks, botanic...

  • Informational Basis of Policy Judgments: The Case of the Royal Forest Departm...

    This report presents a preliminary analysis of policy formation in the area of forest management in Thailand. Despite its remarkable record of industrialization and economic gro...

  • The Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) Thailand Readiness Plan Idea No...

    The purpose of this document is to: a) request an overview of your country’s interest in the FCPF program, and b) provide an overview of land use patterns, causes of deforestati...

  • Wildlife Conservation and Protection Act B.E. 2535 (1992)

    To amend the law on wildlife conservation and protection.

  • Readiness Preparation Proposal (R-PP) for Thailand (Revised)

    The need for a multi-sectoral approach to REDD+ is recognized by Thailand’s Government. The government has put in place an institutional arrangement/management structure that re...