About 17 Results found. From 1997 - 2015
News - 17 Feb 2014Forests and climate change in Latin America – Five issues to watch in 2014
COP20, political attention on forests, land rights, carbon markets and new monitoring tools are high on the agenda in 2014.
Event Coverage - 24 Dec 2013Farmer urges range of measures to aid women battling climate change
Women want to adapt to new ways of farming, but often lack access to technology and sufficient expertise.
Event Coverage - 20 Dec 2013Time to ‘connect the dots’ among gender, forests, REDD+, experts say
Capturing the gender dimension in a REDD+ program is a process, not an end goal.
Event Coverage - 18 Dec 2013Toss clichés aside and consider gender in ‘landscape’ context — expert
We need to overcome gender invisibility in climate change debates to advance goals of gender equality.
Event Coverage - 4 Dec 2013Strong laws can boost sustainable development in Africa — expert
Systematic review confirms investors are circumventing the law when involved in large-scale land acquisitions.
‘Landscapes approach’ dovetails with REDD+, scientist says
The United States, Britain and Norway pledge donations to help countries maintain sustainable forest landscapes.
The “COP for forests”: A summary of the Warsaw decisions
A package of seven decisions termed “The Warsaw Framework” now completes the Cancun agreements on REDD+.
‘Climate smart’ agricultural practices may not always be climate smart – scientist
'Climate Smart' must also be 'Farmer Smart'.
Scientists move quickly on recognition of peatlands and mangroves
IPCC paves the way for countries to integrate protection of peatlands and mangroves into climate mitigation and adaptation strategies.
News - 16 Nov 2013Smallholder farmers in Cameroon nearly ready for REDD+ — with a bit of help
Reinforcing farmers’ existing capacities could promote agro-forestry practices less detrimental forest.
Event Coverage - 15 Nov 2013Philippines’ Tony La Viña on building a global coalition to end climate change
We need to engage citizens in the battle to combat and adapt to climate change.