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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2 days ago
New brief “Gendering #Climate Initiatives” presents results & recommendations to address #gender in #REDD+ initiatives based on @CIFOR study across 6 countries: #Brazil, Cameroon, #Indonesia, #Peru, Tanzania and Vietnam.

Read here:
3 days ago
A major theme of the @GlobalLF Bonn 2018 event was the importance of #Business & #Finance in facilitating #Sustainable Agricultural #SupplyChains, mitigating up to 70% of global #deforestation.

Download the event outcome statement for more insights:
4 days ago
On Dec 15, 192 countries adopted the Katowice Climate Package at #COP24.

Here are outcomes of negotiations on key topics like NDC rules, Climate #Finance, & Compliance & transparency:

Brief: “Operationalizing #climatechange in the #ParisAgreement

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