World Rainforest Movement

Biodiversity offsetting and biodiversity corridors in Asia: Nature destruction and protection acting in tandem

Posted on Aug 23, 2017

This year, 2017, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) celebrates its 50th anniversary. Since the Bank was founded, it has invested more than...

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Sri Lanka

Posted on Oct 25, 2012

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Sri Lanka: The Forestry establishment still does not understand a forest

Posted on May 14, 2002

Together with many other organizations, we have once and again insisted on the need to remove tree plantations from the definition of...

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Sri Lanka: Deforestation, women and forestry

Posted on Sep 11, 2001

When we say that forest loss is increasing across the globe we are not talking only about trees. We are losing not only the physical...

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Sri Lanka: Organic tea endangers Sinharaja virgin forests

Posted on Mar 19, 2000

The greenery, wet soil and pure water springs brings you the impression of virginity. Darkness in the forest and sounds of birds and...

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Sri Lanka: politics in forests

Posted on Dec 20, 1999

Forests are trees. Forests are biodiversity. Forests are wildlife. Forests are lands. Moreover, forests are politics. Development is...

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Local fisherfolk protect the mangroves in Sri Lanka

Posted on Mar 25, 1999

Mangroves are wetlands rich in biodiversity that are suffering a severe depredation worldwide. In Sri Lanka mangroves are associated with...

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