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REDD and the effort to limit global warming to 2°C

Publication | 30 March, 2009 at 0:00

The impact of implementing REDD (Reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation) in the context of a global effort to combat climate change.

Forests for Climate - brochure (2nd edition)

Publication | 11 March, 2008 at 0:00

Forests for Climate is a landmark proposal for an international funding mechanism to protect tropical forests. The mechanism would become part of the second phase of the Kyoto (post-2012) agreement on climate change. If countries commit to...

Tropical Deforestation Emission Reduction Mechanism (TDERM): A Discussion Paper

Publication | 11 March, 2008 at 0:00

Tropical deforestation is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, threatens biological diversity, and has devastating impacts upon forest dependent peoples. Human induced climate change is projected to cause significant adverse effects on...

Forests for Climate - fact sheet

Publication | 11 March, 2008 at 20:05

Protecting the world’s remaining tropical forests is a key part of the solution to tackling the climate crisis. Tropical forests, the "lungs of the earth" are giant carbon stores. When they are destroyed through logging or burning, this carbon is...

Africa’s Forests - Vital for our Climate

Publication | 14 March, 2008 at 12:12

Forests are vital in regulating the climate - locally, regionally and globally. Africa's intact rainforests act as a regulator of rainfall for the region. Moreover they act as a brake on further acceleration of climate change by serving as a vast...

Tropical Deforestation Emission Reduction Mechanism - TDERM (Summary)

Publication | 13 March, 2008 at 13:54

Tropical deforestation is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, threatens biological diversity, and has devastating impacts upon forest dependent peoples. Human induced climate change is projected to cause significant adverse effects on...

The economics of 2 °C and REDD in carbon markets

Publication | 30 March, 2009 at 0:00

Greenpeace summary of KEA3 report: "REDD and the effort to limit global warming to 2°C: Implications for including REDD credits in the international carbon market"(The full report is available here.)

Forests for Climate : Developing a hybrid approach for REDD

Publication | 1 December, 2008 at 0:00

The Greenpeace Forests for Climate (Tropical Deforestation Emission Reduction Mechanism TDERM) proposal for a hybrid market-linked fund would provide the financing needed to help protect the world's remaining tropical forests by reducing...

Greenpeace Summary of the ¨REDD from the Conservation Perspective¨ report

Publication | 2 June, 2009 at 18:00

Conclusions and Recommendations on the report commissioned by Greenpeace from the University of Freiburg, Institute of Forest Policy.

REDD From the Conservation Perspective

Publication | 2 June, 2009 at 18:00

Pitfalls and Opportunities for mutually addressing climate change and biodiversity conservation

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