Forest Policy & Administration
SD 561 Administration. Policy
This site is the homepage for the Forest Action News, a publication of the Forests, Trees, and People Program. This organization is sponsored by the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and regional facilitators in Africa, Asia Latin America, and North America. The publication is a "...networking tool designed to facilitate information exchange/sharing between different actors in the field of forestry."
The site's creators encourage letters and articles from anyone interested in the "sustainable management of natural resources," particularly of trees and forests. Users can search the publication through its main menu, choosing an issue number to view the contents therein. By selecting a title within the issue, the user can then view the article's contents.
The site is maintained by the Forests, Trees, and People Program, and its subdivision, the Forest Action Network, located in Nairobi, Kenya.
Select issue number from main menu. Then make title selection to view article contents.
The Forests, Trees, and People Newsletter is a publication of the Forests, Trees, and People Program (FTP), sponsored by the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). It is a quarterly publication "...distributed to field projects, institutions, organizations, and individuals interested in and/or working with community forestry activities." The newsletter is part of the FTP's networking activities, "...designed to share information about improved methods of planning and strengthening community forestry activities and about on-going or planned initiatives of potential interest to its members."
The publication encourages parties to contribute to the text and offers its text in English, French, and Spanish. Within the main menu, addresses are provided for contact groups when choosing to subscribe. To view the site's offerings, users select an issue number displayed at the top of the site's page. The contents of that particular issue are revealed, and selecting a title accesses that article's contents.
The site is maintained by Dr. Katherine Warner, FTP Activities Division; Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO); Rome, Italy.
Select issue number from top of site's page. When contents are displayed, select title to view article contents.