This technical document provides information on safeguards requirements for REDD+, particularly in terms of safeguards information system (SIS) design in line with UNFCCC guidance. It highlights SIS design will be influenced by a country’s safeguards approach, including how a country has defined the goals, scope and scale of safeguards application, also whether the environmental and social benefits and risks of REDD+ actions have been assessed .

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Organization: UN-REDD, FAO, UNDP, UNEP

Topics: Environment, Forestry, REDD, COP23 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2017

Language: English