• Current status of Social Forestry in climate change adaptation and mitigation in ASEAN region

    This report covers eight ASEAN countries (Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia (particularly the state of Sabah), Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam). The report examines the current status of social forestry in climate mitigation and adaptation in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), and aims to update the

  • ASEAN Swiss-Partnership on Social Forestry and Climate Change (ASFCC) Phase III, 12-14 November 2017 in Bali

    The ASFCC Phase III Planning Meeting attended by representative all ASFCC Partners, ASFCC Advisor Dr. Juergen Blaser, ASFCC Regional Advisor Dr. Doris Capistrano, and ASFCC Fiduciary Adviser Mr. Sreeram Kotttala and AWG-SF Secretariat. The Meeting mainly discussed the activities in 2018, primarity to operationalisme the activities that have been endorsed

  • AWG-SF Flyer 2017

    AWG-SF, the ASEAN Working Group on Social Forestry is a transformation of the ASEAN Social Forestry Network (ASFN), a government driven social forestry network in Southeast Asia, with main goal to strengthen ASEAN Cooperation in Social Forestry through the sharing of information and knowledge. The AWG-SF is an ASEAN Working

  • Milestones of ASEAN Cooperation in Social Forestry 2017

    The AWG-SF, the ASEAN Working Group on Social Forestry is a transformation of the ASEAN Social Forestry Network (ASFN), a government driven social forestry network in Southeast Asia, with main goal to strengthen ASEAN Cooperation in Social Forestry through the sharing of information and knowledge. The AWG-SF is an ASEAN

  • ASFCC Flyer 2017

    The ASEAN-Swiss Partnership on Social Forestry and Climate Change (ASFCC) is a Partnership Programme of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) with the Government of Switzerland that aims to contribute to the ASEAN Mandate and Policy Framework through support for the ASEAN Working Group on Social Forestry (AWG-SF/ previously

  • Social Forestry Festival (Perhutanan Sosial Nasional/ PeSoNa)

    Reflection Session (left to right: Prof. Dr. Ingrid Oborn,  Dr. Dian Sukmajaya, Dr. Preecha Ongprasert, Mr. Dinh Van Tuyen, and Dr. Eri Indrawan) AWG-SF participated in the Social Forestry Festival that held in Jakarta, 6-8 September 2017. As part of the 50 years ASEAN Anniversary, the AWG-SF organized the ASEAN Session, that discussed the

  • Communities conserving and benefiting from forest ecosystems: The Vietnam Story

    The ASEAN Social Forestry Network (ASFN) seeks to empower local communities in thei role in forest conservation and their right to economic security.

  • Social Forestry in ASEAN Empowering Local People

    This video briefly highlights social forestry practice in ASEAN Countries. It also serves as a brief RECOFTC documentary video report of first phase of the implementation of ASEAN-Swiss Partnership on Social Forestry and Climate Change (ASFCC) in support of ASEAN Social Forestry Network (ASFN). The video captures the present situation

  • The 20th ASEAN Senior Officials on Forestry

    Mr. Saphol Boonsermsuk, Dr. Doris Capistrano,  and Mr. Dian Sukmajaya Mr. Saphol Boonsermsuk of Royal Forest Department Thailand, as the Chair of AWG-SF, reported the outcomes and recommendations of the 7th AWG-SF Conference and the 11th AWG-SF Meeting (12-16 June 2017 in Chiang Mai, Thailand) to the 20th ASOF Meeting