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Year: 2017
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2. Appropriate approaches (and adaptation) for implementing REDD+ activities are key to optimum outcomes for biodiversity, carbon, and other ecosystem service benefits.

3. Community forestry can provide an opportunity for REDD+ strategies to enhance biodiversity conservation and ecosystem-based adaptation measures while simultaneously mitigating carbon dioxide.

4. Emerging knowledge on interactions among biodiversity, carbon, and human activities is essential to inform management and policy decisions
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Year: 2017
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2. PES can play a role in reducing deforestation and forest degradation. This has already been demonstrated by PES schemes in many developing countries in the hydropower, water supply, and wildlife conservation and tourism sectors.

3. PES and REDD+ have similar goals to enhance ecosystem services by rewarding/incentivizing forest owners or managers. The design of the REDD+ implementation strategy can benefit from the existing experiences of PES schemes being implemented and legal frameworks in place that provided incentive for improving ecosystem services.

4. Countries can develop robust systems and procedures for linking international REDD payments with domestic PES payments.

5. Performance-based payments, such as PES, can be an important element of national and sub-national REDD mechanisms. However, certain economic, technical, institutional, cultural, and political conditions should be met for making PES an effective instrument for REDD+
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Year: 2017
In this collection of folk stories from the Himalayas, retold and edited by writers Kamla K
Year: 2017
The Kailash Sacred Landscape (KSL) is a transboundary landscape (area: 31,252 sq
Year: 2016
REDD+ is a global policy mechanism that aims to reduce emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and enhance the carbon sequestration capacity of forests
Year: 2016
A district REDD+ action plan (DRAP) is a plan developed in collaboration with key district- and local level stakeholders with the aim of implementing a national REDD strategy at the subnational level
Year: 2016
REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation) is a global initiative to help tackle climate change by creating financial value for carbon stored in forested landscapes
Year: 2015
This publication is an important step in establishing effective long-term environmental and socio-ecological monitoring in the region, which will support efforts by ICIMOD and its partners to fill critical data gaps in the Hindu Kush Himalayas
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