The Forest and Society Editorial Board is pleased to announce the winners of the Best Paper Prize. This award is sponsored by the Forest and Society Research Group and awarded to an author(s) to recognize his or her outstanding scientific publication in the journal.

The best overall paper has been awarded to Moeliono, M., Thuy, P. T., Waty Bong, I., Wong, G. Y., & Brockhaus, M. (2017). Social Forestry - why and for whom? A comparison of policies in Vietnam and Indonesia. Forest and Society, 1(2), 78-97.