Considering biodiversity in REDD+ planning & implementation: experiences & options

Watch this Discussion Forum on the first day of the Global Landscapes Forum 2014, in Lima, Peru, during COP20. This discussion focused on REDD+ negotiations under UNFCCC, in particular the conservation of forest carbon stocks through avoiding deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries. It demonstrates the application of safeguards for biodiversity and the rights of indigenous and local communities.

Moderator

Steve Panfil
Technical Advisor
REDD+ for Conservation International

Speakers

Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias
Executive Secretary
Convention on Biological Diversity

Valerie Kapos
Head
Climate Change and Biodiversity, UNEP-WCMC

Heru Prasetyo
Head
REDD+ Management Agency, Indonesia

Gabriel Quijandría Acosta
Viceminister Strategic Development of Natural Resources
Ministry of Environment, Peru

Mark De Claro
Head REDD+ Unit
Department of Environment and Natural Resources, the Philippines

Saturday, 6 December 2014
Global Landscapes Forum, Lima, Peru
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For more information go to: www.landscapes.org

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