Public People Private Partnership for Sustainable Forest Development
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- Author :Ajoy Kumar Bhattacharya
- Year of Publication :2006
- ISBN: :9788180692536
- Language: :English
- Binding: :Hard Bound
- No of Pages: XII, 440
- Size: 23 cms
- Categories: Forestry, Sustainable Development
About the Book :
The papers in this volume, presented at a workshop, organised by the Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal, analyses the various issues pertaining to participation of communities, individuals and corporates in sustainable development of forests and wastelands. The contributors discuss at length the stakes of local communities, leasing of forest lands vis-a-vis Forest Conservation Act, sharing of produce and profit, and socio-economic and ecological implications. Also, they identify the problems and constraints, and suggest their remedies. The book is of great use for policy makers, conservationists and environmental activists.
About Author :
A.K. Bhattacharya is all India topper of 1983 batch of Indian Forest Service. He is Doctorate in Environmental Science (Ecology). Presently he is serving M. P. Forest Department as Deputy Conservator of Forests at Bhopal. He possesses research and practical experience of seventeen years in the fields of Environmental Science and Forestry. He has contributed large number of research papers and articles in the above fields. The present book is an outcome of the project report submitted by him in the University of Tasmania, Australia as a part of the six months course on Sustainable Forestry Development.