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Forest income in India--US$ 2 billion in 2020
A newly released World Bank report states that with greater community control over forest management, income from forests could rise from an estimated US$ 222 million in 2004 to approximately US$ 2 billion per year in 2020. The report indicates that community-based forestry offers vast potential for poverty reduction and rural economic growth in India while also supporting critical national conservation goals.
Posted By Megan Liddle at 8:21am on April 03, 2006
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