Support for a landscape approach to REDD+

Taking a landscape approach to Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) could help to address ambiguities and uncertainties that may otherwise undermine the mechanism.

This is according to Tony La Viña, a REDD+ facilitator at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change who was speaking at an event hosted by the ASB Partnership for the Tropical Forest Margins at the World Agroforestry Centre and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD). The event was held to disseminate findings of a study on engagement of the private sector in REDD+.

Forest Carbon Portal reports that a landscape approach would merge REDD+, agriculture, land-use change and forestry.

Read the summary on Forest Carbon Portal: Tony La Viña: Landscape approach is a stronger signal to REDD+

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