Introduces the concepts of climate change, deforestation, forest degradation, and REDD+. Module 1 provides background information on climate change, the drivers of deforestation, and strategies for reducing deforestation and forest degradation. Module 2 explores REDD+ technical, political, financial, social, and environmental issues. Module 3 explains the basics of implementing REDD+ activities, undertaking REDD+ policy negotiations, and building capacity to develop credible REDD+ activities.
The Nature Conservancy, The Climate, Community & Biodiversity Alliance, Conservation International, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Rainforest Alliance, and the World Wildlife Fund.