Harnessing Carbon Markets; a conversation with African Women Leaders

Wahida Patwa Shah, Regional Technical Advisor, UNDP Climate & Forests
As our team prepared for an event entitled ‘’Harnessing Carbon Markets; a conversation with African Women Leaders’’ we were excited to discuss about...

Channelling REDD+ incentives to the ground: How UNDP is disrupting traditional...

UNDP Climate & Forests Team
The need for significantly greater investments in climate action is undeniable, and emerging initiatives such as the Global Forest Finance...

Taking stock of forest-based climate ambition in a time of crisis

Jennifer Baumwoll, Global Climate Change Advisor, UNDP Climate Strategies and Policy - Elspeth Halverson, Programme and Partnership Management Advisor, UNDP Climate & Forests - Kimberly Todd, Technical Specialist, UNDP Climate & Forests
Decision-makers, thought leaders, negotiators, and business executives gathered in Sharm-el Sheikh need now, more than ever, to step up and put...

5 Indigenous women climate activists you should know about

By Nina Kantcheva - Senior Policy Advisor, Indigenous Peoples and Local Community Engagement
Following this year’s International Day of World’s Indigenous Peoples’ Day’s central theme, “The role of indigenous women in the preservation and...

Carbon finance for the forest sector to achieve the Goals of the Paris Agreement: A...

If designed and implemented well, carbon markets represent a potential opportunity to access critically needed finance to support forest conservation...

Indigenous Peoples’ rights in NDCs: Initial observations from Asia

Lakpa Nuri Sherpa, Environment Programme Coordinator, Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact - Celina Yong, Regional Technical Advisor, Climate & Forests Programme, UNDP - Oda Almas Smith, Policy Advisor, Responsible Finance Programme

Thinking about the future – gender and women’s empowerment in climate and forest...

Alexis Arthur, Roxana Auhagen, Elizabeth Eggerts, Climate and Forests, UNDP

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