India on the way to COP21: Growing forests in the air

India on the way to COP21: Growing forests in the air

The INDCs related to increasing forest cover are to be achieved through sustainable forest management, afforestation and regulating forest diversion for non-forest activities such as mining and dams. There are two key reality-checks, which trump these claims. Kanchi Kohli and Manju Menon will explain, why there should be a more critical behind the current policy and goals.

Read more: Growing forests in the air. (The Hindu, 26t October 2015)
http://m.thehindu.com/opinion/columns/future-forecast-column-growing-forests-in-the-air/article7802930.ece