Villages in Sin Cheng commune obtain forest land use rights

Date: 02/07/2021

The Lao Cai Provincial Forest Protection Department (FPD), the People's Committee of Si Ma Cai District, the People's Committee of Sin Cheng Commune and the village leaders have completed forest land use right certificates for village communities in June, 2021.


LandNet members and community monitoring of investment

Date: 01/02/2021

A training workshop on ‘Following the money and the role of the community' was organized for the LandNet members. 17 representatives of the Dao, Mong, Thai ...


Complete forest land review and planning in Sin Cheng commune

Date: 30/10/2020

In October 2020, CIRUM staff worked with


More good news from Red Dao Herbal Bath Service in Sai Duan village

Date: 22/10/2020

The Phin Ngan People’s Committee held a formal meeting in Sai Duan village to announce a policy made by the Lao Cai ...


LandNet seminar on the rights to protect the forest land from harmful investments

Date: 22/10/2020

The seminar on "Sharing experiences in forest management and protection from investments


HEPA - Meeting place for LandNet members

Date: 06/07/2020

From June 27 to 28 the Human Ecology Practical Area (HEPA) in Huong Son district, Ha Tinh, hosted a training workshop on promoting customary law and indigenous knowledge in biodiversity conservation. 16 members of the Forest People’s Land Rights Network (LandNet) participated in ...


Stories in the mountains

Date: 26/11/2019

While stories are a traditional way that ethnic minority communities share their loves and challenges, it is not customary for those stories to be shared outside of their close community. ...


Regional Workshop on Cross Border Investment Research in Laos

Date: 29/08/2019

Building on the positive work done with communities negatively affected by large scale developments in Vietnam, CIRUM has partnered with The Laws and Policy of Sustainable Development Research Center (LPSD, Vietnam),  ...