Rural Ecological Study Center (RESC)

 

Country

Thailand

Organization

Rural Ecological Study Center (RESC)

RESC was founded in 2004 to improve land management and conservation practices among local farmers in Thailand. The organization's activities include surveying land borders, community management development, reviewing regulations on land management, community land savings funds and sustainable farming system development.

Project

Community Based Natural Resource and Land Management

Purpose: To promote land rights and sustainable resource management by providing trainings on land laws and policies, developing a community land title system, and campaigning for land reform and community forestry management.

Project Grant Amount $32,000
Total Grants Received $179,638
Years Supported 5
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Workers, Farmers and fisherfolk