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Is REDD+ the right route for conservation organisations?

The World Land Trust believes that REDD+ is an important way of tackling deforestation and climate change, but its full benefits for conservation may not be realised if projects are poorly designed and managed

Source:  Copyright 2011, World Land Trust
Date:  May 21, 2011
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The World Land Trust believes that REDD+ is an important way of tackling deforestation and climate change, but its full benefits for conservation may not be realised if projects are poorly designed and managed

Is REDD+ right for you? An introductory guide now available to download.

In 2010, the World Land Trust (WLT) ran a training programme to enable African NGOs (non-governmental organisations) to benefit from opportunities for carbon funding. The programme focused on REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation-Plus), as it is considered the most promising bio-carbon funding system for the future.

WLT worked on the training programme with IUCN National Committee for the Netherlands (IUCN NL), as both organisations believe that the best way of achieving long-term sustainable conservation is by strengthening local NGOs.

Based on the training programme we have produced an introductory guide to REDD+, now available ...

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