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2008 Carbon Markets, Conservation, and Poverty Reduction Panel and Side Event- Opportunities and Challenges of REDD (New York, USA) (Video)

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Video of "Carbon Markets for Climate Change, Conservation and Poverty Reduction: Opportunities and Challenges of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD)" panel event held on May 8, 2008 at the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) meeting at the United…

2008 Carbon Markets, Conservation, and Poverty Reduction Panel and Side Event- Opportunities and Challenges of REDD (New York, USA)

2008 Carbon Markets, Conservation, and Poverty Reduction Panel and Side Event- Opportunities and Challenges of REDD (New York, USA)

Panel and side event on "Carbon Markets for Climate Change, Conservation and Poverty Reduction: Opportunities and Challenges of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD)" held on May 8, 2008 at the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) meeting at the…

2008 Carbon Markets, Conservation, and Poverty Reduction Panel Event - The Role of Law in REDD (New York, USA) (Video)

by Portal Web Editor — Jan 31, 2013 09:23 PM

Video of the "Carbon Markets for Climate Change, Conservation and Poverty Reduction: The Role of Law in Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD)" panel event held on April 16, 2008 at Fordham Law School in New York. The event…

2008 Carbon Markets, Conservation, and Poverty Reduction Panel Event - The Role of Law in REDD (New York, USA)

2008 Carbon Markets, Conservation, and Poverty Reduction Panel Event - The Role of Law in REDD (New York, USA)

Panel event on "Carbon Markets for Climate Change, Conservation and Poverty Reduction: The Role of Law in Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD)" held on April 16, 2008 at Fordham Law School in New York. The event was organized…

2009/4 Katoomba Meeting XIV-Avoiding Deforestation in the Amazon: REDD & PES Markets (Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brazil)

April 1–2, 2009, Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brazil - The meeting explored how ecosystem service payments and markets in carbon, water and biodiversity are quickly becoming key solutions to the urgent environmental problems of climate change, fresh water pollution, biodiversity loss,…

2010/5 Payments for Ecosystem Services and REDD for Community Leaders Course (Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios, Perú) (Spanish)

May 24 - 27, 2010, Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios, Perú - Course on Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES) and REDD for Community Leaders (Curso: Pago por Servicios Ambientales y REDD para Lideres Comunitarios). The training was hosted by Forest…

2010/8 PES Training - Regional Workshop on Compensation and Payments for Ecosystem Services (La Ceiba, Honduras) (Spanish)

August 9-13, 2010, La Ceiba, Honduras - Regional Workshop on Compensation and Payments for Ecosystem Services (Taller Regional: Compensación y Pago por Servicios Ambientales). Event was hosted by Forest Trends, the Environmental Leadership and Training Initiative (ELTI), EcoLogic Development Fund…

2010/10 Training on Land Change Modeling for REDD (Bronx, New York, USA)

October 25– 29, 2010, Bronx Zoo, Bronx, New York, USA - Training workshop on land change modeling (LCM) for REDD analysis for Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) technical staff. Workshop was hosted by Clark Labs and WCS and was made possible…

2011/10 Land Tenure and Forest Carbon Management Workshop (Madison, WI, USA)

October 21-22, 2011. Workshop hosted in Madison, WI by the University of Wisconsin's Land Tenure Center, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, and Department of Geography, with funding through USAID's "TransLinks" project with the Wildlife Conservation Society.

Biodiversity Conservation and Carbon Sequestration Services of Silvopastoral Practices, Matiguás Río Blanco, Nicaragua

The Silvopastoral Project aimed to increase the use of silvopastoral techniques through technical assistance and payments for ecosystem services (PES) schemes

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Case Study Executive Summary: Reserve Project of the Juma Sustainable Development: Reduction of Emissions of Greenhouse Gases from Deforestation in Amazonas State, Brazil - PORTUGUESE

Case study presented by Fundação Amazonas Sustentável (FAS) at the Regional Workshop on Compensation and Payments for Ecosystem Services, August 9-13, 2010 in La Ceiba, Honduras. Case study in Portuguese.

Case Study: Guatecarbón Project

Case study presented by Asociación de Comunidades Forestales de Petén (ACOFOP) at the Regional Workshop on Compensation and Payments for Ecosystem Services, August 9-13, 2010 in La Ceiba, Honduras. Case study is in Spanish.

Conservation Concession Protecting Forest Ecosystems with payments for ecosystem service in Guyana

Conservation Concession Protecting Forest Ecosystems with payments for ecosystem service in Guyana

Consolidating National REDD+ Accounting and Subnation Activities in Ghana

An assessment compiled by Forest Trends and Climate Focus aimed at strengthening national and project level capacity REDD+ in Ghana. The assessment reviews options for integrating subnational activities on REDD into the design of the national REDD+ plan in Ghana…

Does secure land tenure save forests? A review of the relationship between land tenure and tropical deforestation (CCAFS Working Paper No. 7)

Does secure land tenure save forests? A review of the relationship between land tenure and tropical deforestation (CCAFS Working Paper No. 7)

Deforestation and degradation are tied to a complex array of socioeconomic and political factors. As noted in studies focusing on large-scale policy interventions such as REDD+ and payment for ecosystem services programs, among the most important of these factors is…

Event Summary for Payments for Ecosystem Services and REDD for Community Leaders Course - Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios, Perú

Event summary for the PES and REDD workshop - Course: Payments for Ecosystem Services and REDD for Community Leaders, May 24-27, 2010 in Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios, Peru. Summary is in Spanish.

Final Document: Nested Approaches to REDD+

Final Document: Nested Approaches to REDD+

An Overview of Issues and Options: Interest in “nested” approaches to REDD+ has grown steadily as policy makers, practitioners and investors seek to reconcile approaches to reducing, and rewarding, emissions reductions at different scales – national, subnational and project. The…

Forest Carbon Financing for Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change Mitigation and Improved Livelihoods: the Makira Forest Protected Area, Madagascar

Case study of the forest carbon project in Makira Forest, Madagascar. Wildlife Conservation Society, the Government of Madagascar and other partners have been working with local communities living in the Makira plateau in north-eastern Madagascar to establish a protected area…

Forest Restoration for Climate, Community, and Biodiversity in Tengchong County, China

Both the Forestry Farm and local farmers hold a view that the proposed CDM project activity will contribute to poverty alleviation and environmental benefice (biodiversity conservation and soil erosion control), and lead to sustainable development.

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