Legal Preparedness for REDD+ in Vietnam
Author: Phan Tuan Hung, Pham Xuan Phuong, Nguyen Mai Hanh, Sarah A Mason-Case, Yolanda Saiko, Katherine Lofts
International Development Law Organization (IDLO)
This country study reviews existing laws and regulations relevant to Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation, sustainable management of forests and conservation and enhancement of forest carbon stocks (REDD+) in Vietnam.
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Elements of Security
Author: Christine Parthemore
Center for a New American Security (CNAS)
This report, based on two years of research, site visits and discussions with stakeholders, explores how the supply, demand and use of minerals can impair US foreign relations, economic interests and defense readiness.
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Social Inclusion in Mumbai
Author: Robert M Buckley
Graduate Program in International Affairs (GPIA) /
New School, New York, US
This paper questions the accuracy and validity of the criticisms made by Ananya Roy on the approach of a Mumbai based NGO, the Society to Promote Area Resource Centers (SPARC) and its partner grassroots federations in Mumbai.
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Land Rights in Cambodia
Author: Sokbunthoeun So
East-West Center (EWC)
In Cambodia over the past decade, an increasing demand for land has accompanied rapid economic expansion, leading to land tenure insecurity for many of the country's poor.
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