Wed, 06/30/2010 - 10:03The Accra Caucus on Forests and Climate Change is a network of southern and northern NGOs representing around 100 civil society and Indigenous Peoples' organizations from 38 countries, formed at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meeting in Accra, Ghana in 2008.
Wed, 06/30/2010 - 06:16New commentary from the Rights and Resources Initiative highlights the risks that Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+) poses to local rights and land tenure.
Tags: biodiversity,livelihoods,UN-REDDSat, 06/26/2010 - 02:59Scientists working for the United Nations programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (UN-REDD) share insights on the many ways forests provide benefits to society, beyond carbon.
Tags: ASB,ICRAF,MRV,UNFCCCFri, 06/25/2010 - 01:31The growing interest in monitoring, measurement and verification (MRV) was highlighted in a side event hosted by the Centre during the UNFCCC climate change meeting in Bonn, Germany.
More than 40 people attended the side event on 7 June organized by the World Agroforestry Centre and the Alternatives to Slash and Burn (ASB)...