Convention marks 10th anniversary of landmark Forest Rights Act

The Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006 is a landmark legislation in the history of independent India. The law seeks to secure the rights of forest dwelling communities over forest land and community forest...

“I will not leave my forest. I will keep my jungle”

Sharelines “I will not leave my forest. I will keep my jungle.” Know the importance of CFR. http://bit.ly/1IZuW9P Half of India’s forests fall within the purview of the CFR. Read more about it here. http://bit.ly/1IZuW9P “Moro jongola chadi binaai” “Moro jongola munh rokhibi”(I will not leave my...