The United Nations Collaborative Programme
on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation
and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries
2014 News

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November 2014
UN-REDD Programme November Newsletter
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31 October 2014
News release: World-first REDD+ Academy launched in Indonesia
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10 October 2014
FAO sets standards to improve national forest monitoring systems: Free open-source tools will help to tackle deforestation and climate change
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22 September 2014
New publication
UN system supports ambitious action on climate change
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15 September 2014
New publication
Understanding drivers and causes of deforestation and forest degradation in Nepal: potential policies and measures for REDD+
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10 September  2014

Extension of Nomination Period for the UN-REDD Programme and FCPF Civil Society Observers through 17 September
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Extensión del periodo de nominaciones para observadores de la sociedad civil al Junta Normativa del Programa ONU-REDD y el FCPF hasta 17 de septiembre
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Annonce :
Prolongation de la période de nomination jusqu’au 17 septembre pour la sélection des observateurs de la société civile de Programme ONU-REDD et la FCPF
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5 September 2014
Tecnología satelital de punta en Latinoamérica y el Caribe para el Monitoreo de los Bosques - Con el uso de última tecnología satelital, Latinoamérica y el Caribe se sitúan a la vanguardia en el monitoreo de cambios forestales y de emisiones de carbono forestal.
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4 September  2014
News release:
New Collaboration Launched to Restore the World's Forests - United Nations Environment Programme and International Union for Conservation of Nature join forces to restore forest ecosystems Read more

25 August  2014
Legal reforms to support indigenous peoples’ rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more

Des reformes juridiques pour soutenir les droits des peuples autochtones de la Republic du Congo. En savoir plus

21 August 2014
New video:
Costa Rica's REDD+ Strategy

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20 August  2014
News release:
New REDD+ Sourcebook for academia aims to build REDD+ knowledge base to address climate change

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14 August 2014
New publication:
Assessing Forest Governance: A Practical Guide to Data Collection, Analysis and Use

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5 August 2014
A forest of opportunities - new series of videos, available in both Spanish and English, exploring REDD+ in Ecuador, Paraguay and Panama.

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22 July 2014
Comunicado de prensa:
Latinoamérica duplicó sus emisiones de gases de efecto invernadero procedentes de la agricultura en los últimos cincuenta años

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21 July 2014
On the Road to REDD+: UN-REDD Programme - Five years of building REDD+ Readiness

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21 July 2014
Khmer language version of the documentary "REDD as Part of the Solution"

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9 July 2014
Ensuring full and effective participation of CSOs and indigenous peoples in UN-REDD Programme Policy Board
8 July 2014
Video: Panama’s national forest inventory – progress reported by the UN-REDD National Programme in Panama

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Video del Programa Nacional ONU-REDD en Panamá destaca los avances de su inventario nacional forestal

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14 June 2014
New Report: On the Road to REDD+
This report highlights the achievements and challenges of the UN-REDD Programme during its first five years (2008-2013) in an evolving REDD+ landscape.

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28 April 2014
New Panama forest cover and land use maps released by the National Environmental Authority of Panama (ANAMA), with support from the UN-REDD Programme. (Español)
14 April 2014
Agriculture's greenhouse gas emissions on the rise - Detailed assessments of both emissions data and mitigation options needed to design adequate responses
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21 March 2014
Launch of the International Resource Panel report: Building Natural Capital – How REDD+ Can Support a Green Economy
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21 March 2014
Launch of new satellite-based data on forest resources on the International Day of Forests
Video: Interview with FAO Forestry Division Director Eduardo Mansur
13 March 2014
Zambia: Forest surveys provide baseline data for participation in REDD+
21 February 2014
Dynamic New Platform to Protect Forests Worldwide: Achim Steiner at Global Forest Watch Launch
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14 January 2014
Kenya releases its “REDD+ Corruption Risk Assessment
10 January 2014

TEDx Nairobi Videos

The future we want: Achim Steiner

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Global Forest Watch: Peter Lee
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A Champion in the Hills: Martha Isabel Ruiz Corzo
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Revaluing Ecosystems: Virgilio Viana
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