Wednesday, February 11, 2009
CALL FOR PAPERS: Decentralization, Power & Tenure Rights of Forest Dependent People
Wageningen University (the Netherlands) and the Sadguru Foundation (India) will jointly host a symposium ‘Decentralization, Power and Tenure Rights of Forest Dependent People’ at Dahod, Gujarat, India on 2728 October 2009. An optional oneday field visit will be arranged on 29 October 2009.
The main aim of the symposium is to share local, national and international experiences of decentralization reforms and forest tenure rights in relation to the political position of forestdependent indigenous peoples and pastoralists.
Submit your abstract before 10 April 2009. [more information]