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Countries: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cote D’Ivoire, DR Congo, Madagascar, Kenya


The African Forest Forum within its “African Forests, People and Climate Change” project, is undertaking in-depth studies on implementation and progress made on REDD+, CDM, AFOLU INDC and voluntary carbon market-oriented activities covering various forest types. The generated information would in turn support development and/or strengthening sound adaptation and mitigation policies and measures associated with improving resilience of social and ecological systems.

Specific tasks of FOKABS were to:

  • Analyse progress made on implementation of REDD+ and AFOLU initiatives
  • Assess conditions and determinants of uptake of REDD+ initiatives.
  • Evaluate challenges on development and implementation of REDD+.
  • Examine how to make REDD+ sustainable in Africa.
  • Analyse progress made on implementation of forest based CDM initiatives.
  • Analyse voluntary carbon markets and other related AFOLU initiatives.
  • Evaluate challenges on development and implementation of forest based CDM.
  • Examine benefit sharing mechanisms within REDD+ and forest based CDM.
  • Analyze legal, policies and institutional options for REDD+ and forest based CDM.
  • Analyse AFOLU activities within the context of INDC of African countries.
  • Provide appropriate key recommendations


Duration:
04/2016 – ongoing      
Client: African Forest Forum (AFF)

 

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FOKABS’ mission is to advance climate-resilient and low-carbon development solutions, investments and lifestyles that protect the environment

Canada

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Ottawa ON, Canada
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Cameroon

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Apartment 3.2, Opposite FECAFOOT,
P.O. Box 14097, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Tel: +237-681-952-2737
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DR Congo

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Quartier Matonge, Kinshasa
DRC
Tel: +243-972-992-528 / 990-443-129
Email: fmakoloh@fokabs.com