CIRUM Workshop increases knowledge of legal framework, formalities and administrative procedures related to land rights in local communities of Quang Binh

Date: 05/12/2016

In November 30th 2016, CIRUM in partnership with several organisations, has held a series of focus group discussion to increase of legal framework, formalities and administrative procedures related to land rights. ...


CIRUM staff training on Office Communication at the Farmer Field School Simacai

Date: 02/12/2016

The staff at CIRUM have recently travelled to our Farmer Field School (FFS) in Simacai, to participate in training aimed at improving their communication skills and work efficiency. ...


“Communication capacity building for women and youth to raise awareness of forest protection”: Training in Truong Son commune, Quang Ninh district, Quang Binh 21-22 November, 2016

Date: 24/11/2016

The CIRUM team has recently completed training in Quang Binh province to enhance awareness of forest protection through communications capacity building. The training involved the introduction of basic film and photography skills in order to empower women and young community members ...


Women's Economic Empowerment Workshop and Launch of Gender Ambassador Network

Date: 07/11/2016

Over two days from November 3-4th, CIRUM partnered with CARE International in Vietnam to deliver a workshop to empower women to build sustainable livelihoods within their communities. The workshop was an immense success, with participants eagerly engaging in action plans for their ...


Updating the Forest Land Allocation Program in Dong Van commune, Que Phong district, Nghe An

Date: 06/10/2016

Over the past week, CIRUM has conducted land allocation programs in three villages of the Dong Van commune, in Que Phong district, Nghe An. The three villages were Na Chao, Tuc, and Pang. Land allocation teams were established in each village, and applications for FLAP participation ...


Learning Space Event: Rights to community forest and the importance of forest land to ethnic minorities in Vietnam

Date: 05/10/2016

On September 30th, CIRUM held an event on community forest rights and the importance of forest land to the communities where we work. The event consisted of a series of talks from CIRUM Director Tran Thi Hoa, and several representatives of ethnic minority communities who shared their ...


Graduation Ceremony Eco- farming training course at FFS Simacai Lao Cai

Date: 03/10/2016

On September 29th, the 17 graduating students from the ‘Agro-Forestry and Veterinary Medicine’ training course were joined by representatives of CIRUM, the vocational school and the Simacai District Department of Labour-Invalids and Social Affairs. ...


Round table discussion lobbying ‘Gaps about community forest management in Forest Protection and Development Law 2004’

Date: 16/09/2016

On Friday, September 9th, a round table discussion was held with local people, experts, and policy makers to identify issues with community forest management and protection. ...