Fahutan, Unhas. Boasting, that sentence was first spoken after receiving news that the Forest and Society has now been indexed by Scopus and the Web of Science. Forest and Society is an open-access journal that is published twice a year on broad topic categories. Forest and Society promotes scientific, theoretical, pragmatic, and contemporary research, which makes clear conceptual and methodological contributions to existing international literature. Several studies in various fields such as: planning / management, geography, forestry, sociology, land use, anthropology, history, legal studies, economics, environmental studies and sustainability, international relations, psychology, and others, especially those involved with forests. As Editor in Chief, Dr. Forest Muh.Alif expressed his gratitude to the Head of the Faculty of Forestry and University Hasanuddin as a publisher who has supported the development of this journal. Our target now is that the Forest and Society journal get a high Impact Factor in the next few years, said Editor in Chief of Forest and Society who is also the Head of the Department of Forestry Faculty of Hasanuddin University.