REDD plus

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Synonyms: nouvelle initiative Réduction des émissions issues de la déforestation et de la dégradation forestière, Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation plus, nouvelle initiative R�duction des �missions issues de la d�forestation et de la d�gradation foresti�re

It is expected that support for REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation) should achieve cost effective emission reductions, as well as biodiversity and livelihoods benefits. REDD-plus includes conservation, the sustainable management of forests and the enhancement of forest carbon stocks.

Related terms:
deforestation, afforestationThe establishment of a forest by artificial methods, by planting or seeding on land where trees have not historically grown (at least not for 50 years). Planting of new forests on lands that have not contained forests before, originally for hunting., carbon capture and storageA process consisting of separation of carbon dioxide from industrial and energy-related sources, transport to a storage location, and long-term isolation from the atmosphere. (IPCC)An integrated process in which CO2 is separated from a mixture of gases (e.g. the fl ue gases from a power station ..., forestsForestry is the management and care of woods, including fellings and plantation of new trees., UN Forum on ForestsIn 2000 the UN Forum on Forests (UNFF) was created. The Secretariat of the United Nations Forum on Forests is an intergovernmental policy forum on forestry and forests., UNFCCC Convention TrackAgreement on a coordinated and clear two-year timetable and detailed work program for both the UNFCCC ('Convention track') and the Kyoto Protocol ('Kyoto track'), meant to lead to an agreement at the UN meetings in Copenhagen at the end of 2009., carbon sink forests and vegetation

Broader terms:
REDDIt is expected that support for REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation) should achieve cost effective emission reductions, as well as biodiversity and livelihoods benefits.

Narrower terms:
barriers for REDD plus, REDD facts, readiness for REDD+Generally speaking, REDD-Readiness is a national strategy to prepare for a post-2012 REDD payment mechanism funded by multi-laterals. REDD-Readiness is normally developed in-part to slot within a United Nations system and in-part for integration with private carbon markets. This tends to entail ..., types of REDD

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