Handbook on Forest Rights Act

Edited by Ahmed Raza Forest Rights Act recognises and secures Community Rights or Rights over Community Forest Resources, in addition to the Individual Rights. This booklet is an attempt to deal extensively with the forest rights claim, be it individual or community rights or community forest resources. It throws light on the who are eligible for claiming rights, process of right recognition, different 5 authorities created under the Act, process of recognition of community resources etc.