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29 May 2015

News: Indonesia improving forest governance through informed policy-making highlighted by release of two new reports. More.  


28 May 2015

News:  UN-REDD Programme launches Benefits and Risks Tool (BeRT): Supporting countries to address Cancun Safeguards. More.

28 May 2015

News: The UN-REDD Programme and FCPF Launch Joint Guidance Note for REDD+ Countries: Establishing and Strengthening Grievance Redress Mechanisms. More.

22 May 2015

News: 14th Policy Board meeting outputs, decisions, presentations and documents now available. More.


22 May 2015

News: Ecuador shares evaluation of its completed National Programme at 14th UN-REDD Programme Policy Board. More.


22 May 2015

News: Chile, Myanmar and Peru present their REDD+ National Programmes to the 14th UN-REDD Programme Policy Board. More. 


21 May 2015

News: Updated UN-REDD Programme draft 2016-2020 Strategic Framework presented by UN agencies at 14th UN-REDD Programme Policy Board meeting. More.


21 May 2015

News: UN-REDD Programme Secretariat Head, Mario Boccucci presents on outcomes, results and impacts of Programme to 14th Policy Board. More.


21 May 2015

News: Agency heads of FAO, UNDP, UNEP deliver strong video statements to 14th Policy Board meeting participants today in Washington, DC committing to strengthened joint delivery of UN-REDD Programme. Watch videos.


20 May 2015

News: Pre-Policy Board Information Day provides opportunity for dialogue and knowledge sharing.

Session 1: UN-REDD Programme governance options

Session 2: Addressing drivers of deforestation

Session 3: Country approach to safeguards


19 May 2015

News: 14th UN-REDD Programme Policy Board Meeting taking place this week in Washington, DC. Documents.


7 May 2015

News: Papua New Guinea Forest Authority receives assistance from EU and UN-REDD Programme to develop first National Forest Inventory. Read.


28 April 2015

News: Zambia Vice-President Leads High-Level National Dialogue on REDD+ Strategy. Read.


28 April 2015

Report: Zambia’s Forest Ecosystems Contribute US$ 1.3 Billion to National Economy, Higher than Previously Thought. News release and report download.


16 April 2015

New Partner Countries: The UN-REDD Programme is pleased to announce that Burkina Faso and El Salvador have become the 59th and 60th Partner Countries of the Programme.


14 April 2015

Colombia has launched its UN-REDD National Programme / Inicia Programa Nacional Conjunto ONU-REDD en Colombia. Read


13 April 2015

FAO and Norway to help developing countries monitor forest resources: Norway and FAO have signed a NOK 35m (approximately US$ 4.5m) partnership agreement to improve the capacity of developing countries to monitor and report on their forest resources and changes in forest area. Read


10 April 2015

New REDD+ knowledge hub and community launched: The UN-REDD Programme is pleased to announce the release of its upgraded Online Collaborative Workspace. This new knowledge platform will enable REDD+ practitioners from around the globe to connect with each other, share and access REDD+ knowledge, and build the skills necessary to implement REDD+. Join today.


10 April 2015

Newsletter: April/May 2015 issue of The REDD+ Resource, the bi-monthly newsletter of the UN-REDD Programme is available. Read



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UN-REDD Programme regional teams operate in all three of these areas to help coordinate efforts across countries in the region and liaise with other regional teams to ensure all countries in the UN-REDD Programme can benefit from knowledge sharing and important lessons learned.

More about regional activities here: Africa | Asia-Pacific | Latin America and the Caribbean

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