Time: 20-22 October 2014
Venue: Sheraton Hotel, Ha Noi, Viet Nam
The key objectives of the meeting are to:
- Improve the understanding of the key components and approaches of an NFMS for REDD+ and share relevant experiences between countries from across the region;
- Bring national partners up to date on the UNFCCC guidance to develop a REL or a forest RL, and share approaches and examples that countries may find useful from demonstration activities/initiatives or formally submitted to the UNFCCC;
- Provide an opportunitiy for information exchange and joint learning across countries in the Asia-Pacific region on NFMS and RELs for REDD+;
- Identify capacity gaps in NFMS and RELs development to help plan follow-up activities for support at regional and national levels.
A meeting report will be produced, and all presentations and summaries of discussions will be posted to the UN-REDD+ Workspace and linked to the websites of the UN-REDD+ Programme, SilvaCarbon and USAID LEAF.
The agenda of the workshop can be downloaded here.
The workshop is closed to the public.