Special Assistant to the Minister Division of Forestry Development as Head of Executing Team of Social Forestry Working Group
Current problems/issues in the forestry sector are, among others:
Increasing pressures on forest area,
Forest and land fire,
Claims on forest area,
Mining activities, etc.
Additional social economic problems of communities within and around the forest are:
Communities are still not involved in/as agents (actors) of forest management.
Forest products have not given optimum benefit to the welfare of the communities within and around the forest area.
Therefore, an inter-sectoral capacity building policy has been decreed. Nevertheless, the policy...