Community Based Forest Management: Local Solution to Global Challenges| 29mins
Director: AIPP, IWGIA and IPF | Producer: Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact
Focus Years: 2013 | Country: Thailand
The video on â€œCommunity Based Forest Management: Local Solutions to Global Challengesâ€ expounds on the important role of community-based forest management in indigenous peoplesâ€™ livelihood and food security; spiritual and cultural values; and climate change mitigation. The video focuses on the land use system of Lua (La-weu) indigenous peoples including the sustainable practice of shifting cultivation in northern Thailand; and the challenges faced by the Bhagpani and Sitalupakha Womenâ€™s Community Forestry User Groups on forest management in Nepal.
AIPP and the International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA) produced this video in collaboration with Indigenous Peoplesâ€™ Foundation for Education and Environment (IPF).
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