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NDA govt working to dilute forest rights act

The Centre is working on a proposal to exempt promoters of projects like roads, pipelines and transmission lines in forest areas from seeking the consent of the gram sabha as per the forests rights act (FRA). Hindustan Times, 1 month ago

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Panel moots for space for elephants

A committee constituted by ministry of environment and forest (MoEF) has found gross animal rights violations at Punnathur Kotta, the elephant sanctuary in Thrissur.
 Times of India2 days ago

Tourists being welcomed at the cost of fishermen: Patkar

Kolkata, Aug 29 (PTI) Alleging that the West Bengal Forest department is infringing upon the rights of fishermen by violating the Forest Rights Act in Sundarbans, social activist Medha Patkar today said tourists are being welcomed at the cost of ...
 Press Trust of India3 days ago

Is the Forest Rights Act being implemented well?

The FRA is one of the three rights-based legislations passed by UPA1 -- along with the National Rural Employment Guarentee Act (NREGA) and the Right to Information ( RTI) Act. It was passed in 2006 to correct what was seen as an historic injustice perpetrated ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago National Committee on Forest Rights Act (FRA) Recommendations Highlights  PIB1 month ago Forum for security to forest staff  The Telegraph1 month ago Committee recommends internal reservation for displaced tribals  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Constitution of State Level Monitoring Committees

The Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006 mandates for the constitution of monitoring Committees Section 6 (7) of the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest ...
 PIB3 weeks ago Scheduled Tribes and other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006  PIB3 weeks ago

CIA ran secret Qaeda jail in Polish forest, EU rules

The CIA ran a secret jail on Polish soil, the European Court of Human Rights ruled on Thursday, piling pressure on Poland, one of Washington’s closest allies, to break its long silence about the global programme for detaining Al Qaeda suspects. The court ...
 Asian Age1 month ago European court says CIA ran secret jail in a Polish forest  Reuters1 month ago CIA ran secret jail in a Polish forest: Court  Times of India1 month ago

14 Lakh Titles Distributed and 30 Lakh Claims Disposed Under Forest Rights Act, 2006

As per the information received till 31st May, 2014, as many as 37,64,315 claims have been filed and 14,36,290 titles have been distributed under the Forest Rights Act, 2006. 34,421 titles were ready for distribution. A total of 30,57,126 claims have been ...
 PIB1 month ago

Greens blame forest cover loss on Forest Rights Act

The fact is revealed by ISFR 2013 that states that Maharashtra lost 25 sq km in 12 tribal districts since 2011. Official figures show that at the end of March 2014, titles for 2.40 lakh acres forest land were granted under the FRA. Maximum forest land has ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Omidyar Network Supports Local Communities' And Indigenous Peoples' Land Rights And Enhanced Transparency Through Grant To Rights And Resources Initiative

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. The Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI) is a global coalition of engaged in forest and land policy reform in Africa Omidyar Network's grant to RRI is an integral part of the philanthropic investment firm's Property Rights ...
 TheStreet.com1 week ago Omidyar Network Awards $1.5 Million to Rights and Resources Initiative  Philanthropy News Digest6 days ago

Odisha: 32 villages in Malkangiri district submited community claims under Forest Rights Act

Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Malkangiri: 32 forest right committees of kalimela Block in Malkangiri district of Odisha submitted their community rights claims to the Sub divisional level'> Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Malkangiri: 32 forest right ...
 OrissaDiary2 weeks ago New Report Claims Strengthening Community Forest Rights is Critical Tool to Fight Climate Change  Med India1 month ago
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