Published: Jul 09, 2019
Land rights campaigners are calling on the new government to revoke the National Council for Peace and Order’s forest reclamation policy and halt the enforcement of the newly amended National Park Act, thus bringing to an end the ongoing suppression of and violence against communities in the forest.
Published: Jul 02, 2019
Two more villagers, accused of encroachment in Saithong National Park in Chaiyaphum province, were sent to jail by the Appeals Court on Tuesday, while the remaining three villagers are scheduled to learn their fate on Wednesday.
Published: Dec 16, 2018
SOMSAK SAE-LAO, an assistant village chief in the small Nan community of Pang Kob, still has no idea whether his villagers could be subject to any benefits for helping protect surrounding forest under a global scheme known as REDD+, if implemented here.