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Eighth Policy Board Meeting

The eighth UN-REDD Programme Policy Board meeting was held in Asunción, Paraguay from 25-26 March 2012. There was also a joint meeting of the governing bodies of the UN-REDD Programme and the World Bank’s Forest Carbon Partnership Facility on 27 March 2012 at the Granados Park Hotel back-to-back with the UN-REDD Programme Eighth Policy Board meeting.

Press release:

Asunción, Paraguay, 28 March 2012 - UN-REDD Programme Approves US$8 million in Critical Funding for REDD+ in Republic of Congo and Sri Lanka
The UN-REDD Policy Board also endorses the Programme's Social and Environmental Principles and Criteria as a guiding framework for REDD+ countries. Read full release...
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For any questions related to the Policy Board meeting, please contact us at: policyboard@un-redd.org.

  • Session I - Opening:
  • Session II - Sharing Information & Progress:
  1. Interim Progress Report on Activities Implemented under the UN-REDD Programme Fund
    English French Spanish
  2. Annexes to Interim Annual Report
    1. Bolivia
      English
    2. Cambodia
      English
    3. DRC
      English 
    4. Indonesia
      English 
    5. Panama
      English 
    6. Paraguay
      English 
    7. Philippines
      English 
    8. Solomon Islands
      English 
    9. Tanzania
      English 
    10. Viet Nam
      English 
    11. Zambia
      English 
    12. Global Programme
      English 
  3. UN-REDD Programme Funding Framework
    English French Spanish
  4. Tier 2 Terms of Reference
    English French Spanish
  5. Best practices of governing boards
    English French Spanish
  6. Review of UN-REDD Programme Policy Board structure draft Terms of Reference
    English French Spanish
  • Session III - Strategic & Policy issues:
  • Session IV - Funding Allocation Requests:
  • Session V - International Support Functions:
  1. UN-REDD Programme SEPC supporting document
    English French Spanish

  2. UN-REDD Programme SEPC
    English French Spanish

Presentations

  • Overview of Progress
    English
  • Land Tenure Issues Paper Progress & Process
    English
  • Interim Annual Report and Funding Framework
    English
  • Country Needs Assessment
    English
  • Consideration of options for addressing conflict of interest
    English
  • Sri Lanka submission request
    English
  • RoC submission request
    English
  • UN-REDD Programme Communications Resources
    English
  • Targeted Support
    English
  • Roadmap to Global Programme Budget Review Update
    English
  • Progress update on REDD+ readiness in Mongolia
    English
  • Progress update on REDD+readiness in Paraguay
    English
  • FPIC progress update
    English
  • Monitoring and Information for REDD+
    English
  • SEPC Proposal
    English
  • Progress update on REDD+ readiness in Sudan
    English
Information Documents

UN-REDD Programme and Forest Carbon Partnership Facility meeting documents:

  • Agenda
    English
  • Draft Methodology for the Country Needs Assessment
    English French Spanish
  • Joint meeting summary report
    English
  • Presentations
    1. Clarifications on MRV and Monitoring
      English
    2. Linking community monitoring to national MRV development
      English
    3. Lessons learned for REDD+ from PES and conservation incentive programs
      English
    4. Introduction to the country needs assessment
      English
    5. FCPF/CSO capacity building program
      English
    6. The forest tenure challenge and a new initiative to leverage greater effort and funding
      English
    7. Results of the mapping exercise of global level capacity building programs for indigenous and forest-dependent peoples and southern civil society (FCPF, UN-REDD, FIP)
      English
    8. REDD+ biodiversity safeguards
      English
    9. Progress in the voluntary guidelines
      English
    10. Participatory forest monitoring
      English
    11. Update on UN-REDD FPIC guidelines
      English
    12. Update on the country needs assessment
      English
    13. Update on regional and global dialogues with IPs
      English
    14. UN-REDD & FCPF harmonized guidelines for stakeholder engagement
      English
    15. Update on readiness package and FCPF & UN-REDD collaboration
      English