Workshop on Swidden transformations, policies and power – contributing to a new research agenda

Brockhaus, M. (Attendee), Grace Yee Wong (Attendee), Daisuke Naito (Attendee), Ole Mertz (Attendee), Paul Thung (Attendee), Casey Ryan (Attendee), Moira Moeliono (Attendee)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars


Outcome: Swidden and policies identified as a research topic for the Global Land Project Open Science call, group received an invitation to prepare a 2-pager blog to inform session and prepare paper abstract submission.

Day 2-3, Sunday – Monday 21rd-22nd October 2018
Participants: Grace Wong, Moira Moeliono, Daisuke Naito, Caleb Gallemore, Maria Brockhaus
Su 10.00-12.00 Objectives:
- Identify data sources and processes for planned paper on swidden transformations and policies
- Discuss ongoing paper on social forestry and equity
12.00-13.00 Light lunch
Su 13.30.00-17.00 - Work on data and paper/abstract for Bern conference : Global Land Project Open Science Meeting
Group Diner
Mo 09.00 – 12.30 - Discussion on methodology of field work in Sabah, Malaysia
- Discussion of ongoing papers: Migration patterns and swidden systems in Vietnam (to be submitted); Development and equity: a gendered inquiry in a swidden landscape (to be resubmitted to Forest Policy and Economics)
Mo 12.30 – 14.00 Lunch
Mo 14.00 – 18.30 - Discussion of Sabah work led by Kyoto and CIFOR, contextualizing for future comparative work with Laos and Myanmar, potential for other Asian and global comparative work
- Short presentations of Policy network papers on tenure, “REDD+ projectification”, Equity performance in REDD+

Outcome: Outline of next steps for paper progress, conference participation and data collection in Sabah, Malaysia
Period20 Oct 201822 Oct 2018
Event typeWorkshop
Locationcopenhagen, Denmark
Degree of RecognitionInternational