In focus Climate change


Analysis - 3 Aug 2017
Finding a way forward for profits, people and the planet
News - 16 Feb 2017
Interest is growing among the scientific community about the powerful carbon capture and storage potential of mangroves

News - 22 Aug 2017
Why social safeguards matter for managing trade-offs under REDD+
Bringing local-level data to the REDD+ safeguards discussions
News - 21 Aug 2017
Measuring the effectiveness of subnational REDD+ initiatives
New insights into carbon monitoring methods at the local level
News - 15 Aug 2017
Finding a way in for better landscape governance
Study in Ghana and Burkina Faso finds an entry point for landscape approaches in natural resource management schemes
News - 30 Jun 2017
Forests, people and data
Participatory monitoring for REDD+ put to the test
Analysis - 27 Jun 2017
REDD+ results-based finance
What’s causing the holdup?
Analysis - 23 Jun 2017
Can REDD+ help Brazil roll back rising deforestation rates?
Role of REDD+ in stemming deforestation since 2004 is unclear—as is its potential for reversing the recent upward trend
News - 16 Jun 2017
The jumbo carbon footprint of shrimp
Is eating a kilogram of shrimp worth 1600 kilos of greenhouse emissions?
Video - 29 May 2017
Lera Miles of UN Environment: ‘There’s much more peatland there than anyone had ever anticipated’
Why the international community should do its part to support the Congo Basin countries in preserving their peatlands
News - 26 May 2017
Congo’s hidden carbon
Why the massive carbon stocks of the Congo Basin have until now gone unnoticed
Event Coverage - 24 May 2017
‘Black gold’ for climate mitigation
Measuring the wealth of carbon stocks in peatlands
Video - 22 May 2017
Tim Christophersen of UN Environment: ‘Peatlands are one of the least-understood ecosystems.’
Why peatlands have remained under the radar, despite being among the most important terrestrial ecosystems for the fight against climate change