World Rainforest Movement

Why Russia’s indigenous people are wary of national parks

Posted on Nov 23, 2017

Russia’s Numto Nature Reserve in western Siberia contains a sacred lake, endangered cranes and valuable wetlands for the indigenous...

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Russia: How to combine forest conservation and a traditional use of nature?

Posted on Sep 4, 2014

The Russian Federation, located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia, is the world’s largest country in terms of area. Part of this...

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Posted on Oct 4, 2013

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BRICS, development and land grabbing

Posted on Apr 30, 2013

In March 2013, the presidents of the so-called BRICS countries – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – met in Durban, South...

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Russia – WRM information sheet on GE tree research

Posted on Jul 8, 2009

 WRM information sheets on GE tree research Little is known about GE tree research in Russia and even less about field trials. However, a...

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Russia: Mapping Evenki Lands in Central Siberia

Posted on Sep 7, 2002

The uplands between the Yenisei and the Lena rivers are one of the last regions of unbroken boreal forest –“taiga”–...

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