USAID LEAF is working closely with local government, community, and private sector partners to develop a new payment for ecosystem services (PES) scheme in the Mae Sa-Kog Ma Man and Biosphere reserve in Chiang Mai, Thailand. A new report provides an update on the progress made to date, and key... Read More →
Approximately 225 policymakers, experts, and representatives of governments and international organizations, and other partners from across Asia and the world, met in Yogyakarta, Indonesia during November 11-13 at the third annual Asia Low Emission Development Strategies (LEDS) Forum.
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A group of experts came together in Da Lat, Vietnam from November 18-20 for a Regional Knowledge Exchange Event on Participatory Forest Monitoring. The group examined emerging models of how communities and government can work together to monitor forest resources. The event, hosted by the Lam Dong... Read More →
To raise awareness within Da Lat University (Vietnam) on climate change, the rector, Associate Professor Dr. Nguyen Duc Hoa, has approved a short course on the topic, which has been made mandatory for all students. The course will use USAID LEAF’s Climate Change Curriculum materials, which have... Read More →
“Men can be true advocates for women’s leadership and this Leadership Program that empowers both men and women for transformative gender relations is a need for this time, both for our work and our lives,” said Dr. Kinnalone Phommasack, Deputy Director of the Laos Department of Forestry at the ... Read More →