This technical document aims to inform African carbon sink experts and the African forestry sector about climate change, the agreements reached, particularly the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and of the Kyoto Protocol, the current state of the Clean Development Mechanism, other opportunities for forest conservation, adaptation and mitigation, and about prerequisites for implementation.

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Organization: EMG, Cirad

Topics: Forestry, Adaptation, Mitigation, International Law and Policy, Governance – General, Carbon Financing and CDM

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2003

Language: English