World Forestry Congress 2015

Forests and People: Investing in a Sustainable Future

7 - 11 September 2015, Durban, South Africa
Tuesday 8 September | 14:15 - 15:30 | Hall 2A

Third Forum of the UNFCCC Standing Committee on Finance

Day One

The Third Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance is a two-day event focusing on issues related to finance for forests in the context of actions addressing mitigation and adaptation to climate change.

Among questions addressed will be how to enhance coherence and coordination in the delivery of finance for forests; how to best use public finance for forests to support mitigation of, and adaptation, to climate change; how to enhance coherence and coordination of forest finance to ensure all forest benefits are achieved; and how to bank on joint public‐private schemes.

Please note separate registration is required through the UNFCCC website.


Peter Holmgren
"Outcomes of GLF: the investment case - insights from the recent London meeting, in particular opportunities to promote forest friendly investment among private investors from developing and developed countries"