Local lessons to global implications – pathways to effective forest-related policies
Join us on 30 November 2018, at 15:00-19:00 in Bonn to discuss how locally learnt lesson can lead to global implications. We will be highlighting the SFM, FLEGT and REDD policy coherence: impacts, synergies and lessons from local to national level, with case studies from three continents.
A warm welcome to an unofficial side event of the COP23! This event is organized by the European Forest Institute with support from the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture, and the SAFARI project.
FLARE (Forests and Livelihoods: Assessment, Research, and Engagement) network is organizing its annual meeting in Stockholm, Sweden. 3rd Annual FLARE meeting. 29 September – 2 October, 2017.
Moonen, P.C.J., Verbist, B., Schaepherders, J., Bwama Meyi, M., Van Rompaey, A., Muys, B., 2016. Actor-based identification of deforestation drivers paves the road to effective REDD+ in DR Congo. Land Use Policy 58, 123–132. doi:10.1016/j.landusepol.2016.07.019
Pandit, R., Neupane, P.R., Wagle, B.H., 2017. Economics of carbon sequestration in community forests: Evidence from REDD+ piloting in Nepal. Journal of Forest Economics 26, 9–29. doi:10.1016/j.jfe.2016.11.002
Tegegne, Y.T., Ramcilovic-Suominen, S., FOBISSIE, K., Visseren-Hamakers, I.J., Lindner, M., Kanninen, M., 2017. Synergies among social safeguards in FLEGT and REDD+ in Cameroon. Forest Policy and Economics 75, 1–11. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2016.11.005
Mustalahti, I., Cramm, M., Ramcilovic‐Suominen, S., Tegegne, Y.T., 2017. Resources and Rules of the Game: Participation of Civil Society in REDD+ and FLEGT‐VPA Processes in Lao PDR. Forests 8, 50. doi:10.3390/f8020050
Laura Prill, PhD candidate and SAFARI project research associate (University of Hamburg, UHH), will be working in Indonesia (East Kalimantan) from 13 March to 19 April to continue the SAFARI project’s field work in the region.