Publications & Insight
Smoke and Mirrors - A critical assessment of the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility
In December 2007 the World Bank launched its Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) to act as a catalyst to promote public and private investment in ‘REDD’ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation). As the...
Status of Implementation of Forest-Related Clauses in the CBD (Convention on Biological Diversity)
An independent review and recommendations for action
Sinks in the Kyoto Protocol: A Dirty Deal for Forests, Forest Peoples and the Climate
For over 150 years, industrial societies have been releasing carbon from underground coal and oil reserves, adding about 175 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) to the atmosphere since the beginning of the industrial...