Forest Rights Act

Turning fallow into fertile land

Chief secy got thousands of acres of forest land into productive agri fields, reports Ejaz Kaiser

published on : 17th May 2020

Centre to hold review meeting of states on Forest Rights Act

The Centre is also planning to hold capacity building and awareness-level programmes in states in order to sensitise officials on the importance of effective implementation of FRA.

published on : 23rd February 2020

Forest Rights Act continues to be poorly implemented, says TISS journal

The analysis assessing the implementation of the FRA after a decade of the Act’s implementation showed the percentage of recognised forest land against the potential forest land under FRA was 14.67.

published on : 1st December 2019

Awareness on Forest Rights Act is poor: Centre to states

Recognition of forest rights titles empowers scheduled tribe people and other forest dwellers.

published on : 23rd November 2019

Forest Rights Act to play key role in Maharashtra assembly elections?

FRA remains an important issue of the state with poor implementation in many areas and rights of people remain pending under the Act.

published on : 18th October 2019