Information for OEP students:
this subject addresses the policy and governance framework for forest
management in international, national and state contexts. It describes policy processes and the role of different actors in policy development and implementation. Different policy instruments are described and their suitability for achieving policy objectives is discussed. Current issues in international forest policy, such as illegal logging and trade, conservation, certification, environmental management, forests and poverty and climate change are considered from the viewpoints of different forest policy actors. This subject will equip students with an improved capacity for critical thinking in relation to policy issues.
Enrolment details and Learning Outcomes can be found in the 2015 Handbook
FRST20029 International Forest Policy