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The study tour on community forestry and poverty alleviation in Chiang Mai, Thailand

From the 5th March to 9th March 2007, CECAD organised a study tour on community forestry and poverty alleviation for the local officials from Son La, Nghe An and Gia Lai provinces where the center conducted case studies.  This is a joint activity between the Center for Environment and Community Assets Development (CECAD) which is under the Vietnam Union …

Building the Muong’s style cultural house in Cu hamlet, Tu Ne commune, Tan Lac district, Hoa Binh province

One of the objectives of the project on Livelihood Improvement, Cultural Identity Preservation and Environmental Protection in Tu Ne Commune, Tan Lac District, Hoa Binh Province is to preserve the Muong cultural identity and indigenous knowledge. A number of activities have been carried out to preserve and strengthen the Muong traditions. One of which was …

Field works on community forestry and poverty alleviation in Son La, Nghe An and Gia Lai province

During March 2006, CECAD’s research team conducted field surveys in Chieng Dong district (Son La province), Con Cuong district (Nghe An province), Gia Lai province. The research team have conducted household interviews, key informant interviews and group discussions with the local people in the areas in order to find out the importance of community forestry …