Abstract: In this article forestry decentralization reforms in sub-Saharan Africa are reviewed to identify progress on the ground. Major constraints to achieving improvements in forest management and livelihood improvement are identified. Efforts at popular participation through devolution are analysed.
Author(s): Ribot, Jesse C.; Lund, J.F.; Treue, T.
Source(s): , Environmental conservation; vol. 37, no. 1 p. 35-44 Environmental conservation vol. 37, no. 1
Published: 2010 Cambridge university press], [Cambridge (English