17 Jan '12, 2pm

Rainforests need massive finance, but REDD must be well-designed to succeed via @mongabay

Rainforests need massive finance, but REDD must be well-designed to succeed via @mongabay

REDD advances—slowly—in Durban (12/15/2011) A program proposed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and degradation made mixed progress during climate talks in Durban. Significant questions remain about financing and safeguards to protect against abuse, say forestry experts. REDD+ aims to reduce deforestation, forest degradation, and peatland destruction in tropical countries. Here, emissions from land use often exceed emissions from transportation and electricity generation. Under the program, industrialized nations would fund conservation projects and improved forest management. While REDD+ offers the potential to simultaneously reduce emissions, conserve biodiversity, maintain other ecosystem services, and help alleviate rural poverty, concerns over potential adverse impacts have plagued the program since its conception. Community mapping of African rai...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0117-interview_czebiniak_gr...

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