REDD

Created on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 3 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: REDD+, sustainable forestry, indigenous rights, Prince of Wales, deforestation
Sustainable forestry inseparable from the question of Indigenous rights Sarah Mekjian from the Climate Alliance reminds us that forests are not just ‘carbon sinks’ but areas of great cultural, economic ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: Gender, Climate, Reducing Emissions, Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD), Cambodia
Gender and the development of Cambodia’s National REDD+ Strategy Pheakkdey Nguon from Royal University of Phnom Penh and Delux Chhun from Forestry Administration, Cambodia reflect on how gender perspectives ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 8 - Climate Change, Development and Human Rights
Tags: UNFCCC, COP20, collaboration, REDD+, environmental policy, human rights, forests, indigenous peoples, communities, safeguards
It takes a village Allison Silverman from the Center for International Environmental Law discusses the need for partnership and collaboration to address the remaining gaps in implementing a truly effective ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 05 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: children, youth, forests, REDD+, education, future generations, Global Environment Facility, knowledge sharing
Children, young people and forests connected to combat climate change Contributors from Earth Child Institute, the UN Office for REDD+ Coordination in Indonesia and the Global Environment Facility Small ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: local communities, IPCC, REDD+, forests, climate change adaptation, climate change mitigation, land use change
The IPCC Fifth Assessment Report and forest-based communities: Five reasons why we need to connect the dots Regan Suzuki Pairojmahakij from the Centre for People and Forests presents five reasons for ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: forests, REDD+, UNFCCC, deforestation, collaboration, partnership
... clearing. In the latter case, forests are often the major source of GHG emissions in developing countries. To address emissions arising from forestry, Brazilian scientists proposed in 2003 a mechanism ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: REDD+, forests, UNFCCC, collaboration, partnership, Cambodia, accountability, transparency
Cambodian definitions of effective, efficient and equitable REDD+ Pheakkdey Nguon from Clark University discusses the effectiveness, efficiency and equity of REDD+, and summarises the views of Cambodian ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: REDD+, UNFCCC, human rights, indigenous peoples, deforestation, COP21
Deforestation and climate change: Why rights-based approaches to mitigation matter Francesco Martone from the Forest Peoples Programme calls for a human rights based approach to addressing climate change, ... [ +++ ]