publication . Article . 2011

Monitoring, reporting and verification for national REDD + programmes: two proposals

Martin Herold; Margaret Skutsch;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2011 Journal: Environmental Research Letters, volume 6, issue 1, page 14,002 (eissn: 1748-9326, Copyright policy)
Abstract
Different options have been suggested by Parties to the UNFCCC (United Framework Convention on Climate Change) for inclusion in national approaches to REDD and REDD+ (reduced deforestation, reduced degradation, enhancement of forest carbon stocks, sustainable management of forest, and conservation of forest carbon stocks). This paper proposes that from the practical and technical points of view of designing action for REDD and REDD+ at local and sub-national level, as well as from the point of view of the necessary MRV (monitoring, reporting and verification), these should be grouped into three categories: conservation ,w hich is rewarded on the basis of no chan...
Subjects
free text keywords: Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment, Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, General Environmental Science, Forest management, Climate change, Carbon stock, Sustainable management, Deforestation, Amazon rainforest, Environmental resource management, business.industry, business, Stakeholder, Economics
Funded by
EC| RECOVER
Project
RECOVER
Science based remote sensing services to support REDD and sustainable forest management in tropical region
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 263075
  • Funding stream: FP7 | SP1 | SPA
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publication . Article . 2011

Monitoring, reporting and verification for national REDD + programmes: two proposals

Martin Herold; Margaret Skutsch;