Forests and Climate Change

The work of this group supports national and regional adaptation in Africa by means of an improved scientific understanding of the impacts of climate change on forests and people in Africa and the options and priorities for adaptation.

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 16:45

A new report by UNEP's International Resource Panel on the linkages between REDD+ and a Green Economy will be launched on the International Day of Forests (21 March).

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 16:40

The UN-REDD Programme is hiring,  please see vacancies at 

Tue, 09/10/2013 - 12:45

The Mastercard Foundation, which is based in Canada, is funding full scholarships for students from Africa to attend the University of British Columbia, either as undergraduates or to enroll in professional Master’s programs.

Tue, 08/13/2013 - 16:43

Responding  to increasing concerns over climate change, TERI, the Institute for  Global Environmental Strategies (IGES:, and World Bank Tokyo  Development  Learning  Center  (TDLC: had jo