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What does JFM stand for?

JFM stands for Joint Forest Management (India)

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Representatives of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) interacted with members of the Joint Forest Management Committee and reviewed their work in Sikkim, which is known for its rich biodiversity.
He stressed upon integrated land use planning and coordination among stakeholders for sustainable forest management and put forth many recommendations such as review of Joint Forest Management Committees system (JFMCs), transparent disbursement of royalty, implementation of forests reform agenda, resolution of ownership issues, shift to fruit orchards in wastelands, innovative approaches to correspond to climate change and incentives reforestation compatible with climate change.
Since the MNR reduced staff over the last decade and handed joint forest management on Crown lands with industry, Barton says both sides must engage in a "critical and open" analysis of whether guidelines are working.
These joint forest management (JFM) strategies are initiated by state agencies, as policy and program initiatives that allow governments, donors, private-sector interests, and NGOs to collaborate with local communities in managing forest resources.