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13 September 2019

NYDF Five-Year Progress Assessment: Despite high ambitions, we are failing our forests.

Global progress on reducing deforestation and restoring natural forests has not kept pace with the scale of commitments and the need for climate mitigation.
12 September 2019

AFi Call to action: The time for ethical supply chains is now

Leading NGOs call on companies to follow the Accountability Framework to end ecosystem destruction and human rights violations in the production and trade of beef, palm oil, pulp, timber and soy.
16 April 2015

Climate Finance for Ethiopian Railways

Climate Focus and Carbon Africa support to Ethiopian Railways in their efforts to prepare and submit a proposal to the Green Climate Fund has got under way.
14 March 2015

USAID LEAF publish planning guide on integrating REDD+ accounting within a nested approach

Consensus on designing a nested system has not yet appeared and few precedents exist for how nested systems could be structured. This planning guide presents a workable framework for such a system.
14 March 2015

Mekong countries meet to address drivers of deforestation

USAID LEAF and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations gathered representatives from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam to meet in Bangkok from January 20-21, 2015.
14 March 2015

Charlie Parker co-authors policy paper "Evolution of Finance for REDD+ in the UK"

This paper offers a perspective on the political factors that have influenced the size, nature, and timing of UK commitments to forest finance, specifically under the International Climate Fund (ICF).
01 March 2015

Climate Focus cookbook now available for purchase

Due to the overwhelmingly positive response to our cookbook, hard copies are now available to purchase online.
20 February 2015

Climate smart agriculture 2015

Monika Zurek presented a report during the Climate Smart Agriculture 2015 Third Global Science Conference held from 16 to 18 March, 2015 at Le Corum, Montpellier, France