Early lessons from virtual participatory processes and dialogues with indigenous...

UNDP Climate & Forests Programme
Social inclusion and stakeholder engagement are cornerstone elements of UNDP’s support to national REDD+ processes. Assuming that in-person...

How REDD+ Results-based Payments can contribute to a greener, more equitable and...

Bruno Guay, Global Technical Advisor - REDD+ Finance
UNDP has an emerging portfolio of 320 million USD related to reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, conservation, sustainable...

Efforts to save the Amazon offer a triple win: Improving human, environmental, and...

GCF Communications
Joint measures that tackle climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic must place the livelihoods of people front and centre. This is especially true...

Cambodia: Building a Nested System to Protect Remaining Forests

Quentin Renard, Sovanna Nhem, Chivin Leng, Jeff Silverman, and Donna Lee
While many in the REDD+ community argue over whether project or national scale crediting is better, Cambodia is creating a system to enable both—...

Restoration and Payment for Environmental Services in Ethnic Group Territories: a...

Paola García and Clea Paz-Rivera
During the development of Colombia’s Strategy for the Integral Control of Deforestation and Forest Management in 2018, indigenous organizations...

Indigenous Voices , a Policy Spark to Protect the World's Forests

Josep Gari
Forests are a defining ecosystem to test and demonstrate the pact between people and the planet that is so urgently required in this century....

Championing Women’s Inclusion in Forests for Climate Change Action in Asia Pacific

Elizabeth Eggerts, UNDP Gender & REDD+ Specialist
Over the years, UNDP has supported countries through the UN-REDD Programme in integrating gender equality and women’s empowerment into the design and...

Kenya's National REDD+ Process: Towards addressing the negative impact of...

Christabel Chanda Ginsberg
UNDP is implementing the REDD+ readiness process in Kenya with the aim of reducing greenhouse emissions caused by deforestation and forest...

Honduras Endorses a Cultural Safeguard for REDD+

Noelia Jover, Technical Specialist for Latin American & the Caribbean
Changes in weather patterns have happened throughout history. Anthropogenic climate change is accelerating these weather changes that, in turn,...

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