Considerable deforestation often occurs outside forest areas, so REDD+ mechanisms need to implement full landscape accounting for equity and accuracy.
Higher returns for trees over sugarcane are seeing farmers in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh make the switch to agroforestry.
Increasing Haiti’s tree cover and improving livelihoods may be possible through the Kyoto Protocol’s Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), building on successes with Farmer Managed Natural Regeneratio
While smallholder farmers may adopt a landscape approach, recognition of this approach is largely missing from and government policies.
Agroforestry can help smallholder farmers in developing countries improve their lives as well as reduce emissions, says an article on the website of the Thomson Reuters Foundation reportin
Capturing 1.8 million tons of carbon dioxide is the aim of an ambitious agroforestry project planned for the Cerro San Gil reserve in the Guatemalan province of Izabal.
Discussions at the UN climate talks in Poland on the role of agriculture in reducing greenhouse gas emissions are the focus of an article on the website of the Thomson Reuters Foundation.<
Progress at the UN climate talks on the inclusion of agriculture in formal texts have stalled, according to a post on the blog of the Landscapes for People, Food and Nature initiative.
The crossroads at which China finds itself – a slowing economy and ecological and social problems associated with 3 decades of growth – is the subject of an article on the website, Environment
Showcasing and sharing integrated approaches to climate change adaptation and mitigation in Africa will the subject of an event to be held on 28 November 2013 by the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRA