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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
We examine the role of subnational institutions in carbon sequestration and assess whether community forest user groups can meet both existing forest needs and international carbon demand
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Year: 2017
A regional orientation on long-term environmental and socio-ecological monitoring (LTESM) for transboundary landscapes in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) was conducted in Pokhara, Nepal, by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) and Institute of Forestry (IoF)/ Tribhuvan University (TU) from 14 to 18 November 2016
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Year: 2017
This study illustrates how a private sector- Plantec Coffee Estate (P) Ltd was able to successfully bring a positive change in restoring degraded landscape through private investment
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Year: 2017
Finding solutions to human-wildlife conflict (HWC) is one of the complex challenges conservationists and local communities have to contend with for an enduring period
Year: 2017
REDD+ Initiative has prepared a UNFCCC submission report “The Development of REDD+ Safeguards in the Hindu Kush Himalaya: Recent Experiences and Processes” to demonstrate that the participating HKH countries are committed to developing REDD+ safeguards
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Year: 2017
This Annual Report broadly presents examples that demonstrate progress toward six strategic goals set out in the ICIMOD’s Strategy and Results Framework (2013-2017), documenting its experience over the last year in moving toward action
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Year: 2017
The KL stands out from other landscapes for its high endowment of endemism and an intricate network of 19 protected areas
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Year: 2017
In 2010, forests accounted for 40 percent (5
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