Landscape Forestry in the Tropics

"Towards policy approaches for improving livelihoods, sustainable forest management and conservation."


LaForeT explores the impact of policy instruments on deforestation and reforestation in the Tropics. It is funded by the Thünen Institute and the German Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) in collaboration with partners in Ecuador, the Philippines and Zambia.

New research focus: · LaForeT · R²

Landscape Forestry in the Tropics:  under consideration of Restoration and REDD+


New phase from 2020-2023