Community Forestry Management Called into Question by AAA and Others | WWF

Community Forestry Management Called into Question by AAA and Others



Posted on 04 October 2011
From Forestry Research Associates: Seattle, United States - Alternative Asset Analysis (AAA) has spoken out against the current model for Community Forestry Management (CFM) schemes. They intended to help protect forestry and people in developing nations, but have been found to be substandard in a new report.The report is being published in the Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment journal. It claims that although billions of pounds have been invested into the CFM schemes in recent years, little is known about their impact on local communities. The report also claims that the schemes’ data on their carbon storage impact is ‘patchy.’
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