Topic 1: Introduction to Forest Governance

Background Readings

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nation (FAO). (2011). Framework for assessing and monitoring forest governance. Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organization. Retrieved from

Broekhoven, G., Savenije, H., & von Scheliha, S. (Eds.). (2012). Moving forward with forest governance. Wageningen, the Netherlands: Tropenbos International. Retrieved from

Video Lecture

Please view the following video lecture for Module I Topic 1.

1.1 Importance of Forest Governance (FG) to Sustainable Forest Management (SFM)

Self-directed Test Questions

Module I - Topic 1: Self-directed Test Questions

Quiz Description:

The following self-test quiz is designed to check your understanding of important learning concepts for this module. The quiz contains five true or false questions. There is no time limit for you to take the quiz, and you may attempt to take it as many times as you like. After you click the Submit button, you will see your Grade, number of Correct Answers, your answers, and the Answer Key for each question.

Quiz Instructions:

While you are taking the quiz, we advise that you not refer to any course materials. After you submit your answers, you may self-reflect on the incorrect responses, review relevant contents as necessary, and retake the quiz again until you get the full points.