Date 11 Feb 2021

A Discussion on Criminalization of Land and Environmental Rights Defenders in East Africa. Read more here.

Date 4 Mar 2014 to 8 Mar 2014

Location: Monrovia

Country: Liberia

In commemoration of International Women’s Day, 8 March, REFACOF (African Women's Network for Community Management of Forests), the Foundation for Community Initiatives, and the Rights…

Date 5 Feb 2014 to 5 Feb 2014

Location: London

Country: United Kingdom

There was much good rhetoric and many encouraging pronouncements on community land rights in 2013 – from courts, governments, and some of the world’s largest…

Date 7 Nov 2013 to 8 Nov 2013

Location: Washington

Country: USA

Gender justice is a cross cutting objective of the RRI coalition. Women in collective tenure regimes and customary systems still face particular challenges in advancing…

Date 21 Oct 2013 to 25 Oct 2013

Location: Bali

Country: Indonesia

MegaFlorestais 2013 was held on October 21-25, 2013, and co-hosted by the Indonesian Ministry of Forestry, in cooperation with the Rights and Resources Initiative. Twenty-five…

Date 22 Jul 2013 to 26 Jul 2013

Location: Missoula

Country: USA

Organized by Rights and Resources Initiative, the United States Forest Service and the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, this meeting is designed to…

Date 27 May 2013 to 31 May 2013

Location: Oaxaca

Country: Mexico

The event was co-organized by the Rights & Resources Initiative, the National Forestry Commission of Mexico, & MegaFlorestais.   Objectives of the seminar   • Better…

Date 5 Feb 2013 to 5 Feb 2013

Location: London

Country: UK

The Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI) co-hosted with Forest Peoples Programme (FPP) a panel discussion and the launch of its annual review of the state…

Date 18 Dec 2012 to 18 Dec 2012

Location: New Delhi

Country: India

A set of new reports was released on December 18, 2012 at an international conference organized by RRI and the Society for Promotion of Wastelands…

Date 21 Nov 2012 to 23 Nov 2012

Location: Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province

Country: China

Hosted by the State Forest Administration, China Forest Tenure Project (supported by UN-FAO and EU), Rights and Resources Initiative and the Peking University. Background It…