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REDD+ & Post-Conflict

A briefing for the Oslo REDD-Exchange

 

Arthur Blundell, Emily Harwell, Kerstin Canby - Natural Capital Advisors, Forest Trends

 

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Abstract

Since the first commitments for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+) were announced in Bali in 2007, more than half of all participating countries have experienced violent conflict involving organized, armed groups. If properly designed, REDD+ programs can strengthen peace and security as much as they can mitigate climate change, improve environmental management, and support local communities. But to be effective, REDD+ must address challenges unique to countries attempting to recover from conflict.

 

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Release Date: June 2016
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