One Century of Forest Rehabilitation in the Philippines: Approaches, Outcomes and Lessons

Authors:
Chokkalingam, U., A.P. Carandang, J.M. Pulhin, R.D. Lasco, R.J.J. Peras and T. Toma (eds.)

Publication Date:
2006

Abstract/Summary:
The main objective of the study and this volume is to enhance the success and sustainability of forest rehabilitation efforts in the Philippines, with enhanced production of forest goods and services and positive outcomes for local communities by: 1) Assessing the characteristics and outcomes of past rehabilitation efforts, 2) Identifying and disseminating the most promising approaches that could sustainably supply the targeted goods and environmental services, while benefiting local communities, and 3) Determining the enabling factors and actions different stakeholders must undertake to move forward.

STAPER categories:

    Resource Type:
    White Paper

    Source:
    Center for International Forestry Research

    Link:
    http://www.cifor.org/publications/pdf_files/Books/Bchokkalingam0605.pdf