The New York Declaration on Forests is a partnership of governments, multinational companies, civil society and indigenous peoples who strive to halve deforestation by 2020 and to end it by 2030.
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The NYDF outlines ten ambitious global targets related to protecting and restoring forests, which, if realized, have the potential to reduce annual carbon emissions by 4.5 to 8.8 billion tonnes of CO2 - equivalent to the annual emissions of the United States.

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1 week ago

#HLPF2019 side event hosted by @UNDP & @agroforestrynw:

“Building inclusive, healthy and resilient communities through #agroforestry.”

Highlighting latest agroforestry advances between migration, resilience, #gender equality and #climate.

Scandinavia House #NYC
2 weeks ago
Congratulations to Ecuador, supported by @UNDP_REDDPlus for receiving results-based payments from the @GCFnews for reducing #deforestation.

#NYDFGoal9 in action!

@Ambiente_Ec @AgriculturaEc
1 month ago
The @UNFCCC process helps countries to address climate risks through NAPs, which detail measures to help make nations and communities resilient to #climatechange impacts.

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