Events: UN-REDD holds Policy Board meeting in Da Lat


UN_REDD_LOGOThe the United Nations Collaborative initiative on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (UN-REDD) held their Policy Board meeting 21-22 March at the Saigon Da Lat Hotel, in Da Lat, Viet Nam. A joint field trip to the REDD+ pilot district Bao Thuan Commune in Di Linh District took place on 23 March.
The UN-REDD Programme was launched in September 2009 to assist developing countries prepare and implement national REDD+ strategies, and builds on the convening power and expertise of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).