Insight on the important role of community based forest management in indigenous peoples’ livelihood, food security, climate change mitigation and spiritual/cultural values.
The video focuses on the land use system of Lua (La-weu) indigenous peoples including sustainable practice of shifting cultivation in northern Thailand; and the challenges faced by the Bhagpani and Sitalupakha Women’s Community Forestry User Groups on forest management in Nepal.
The Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) and the International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA) produced this video in collaboration with Indigenous Peoples’ Foundation for Education and Environment (IPF).
AIPP. (August 08, 2014). Community Based Forest Management . Retrieved August 17, 2019, from EngageMedia Web site: http://www.engagemedia.org/Members/AIPP/videos/Community-Based-Forest-Management.