This brochure stresses that the Rio Conventions – the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) – acknowledge the important contribution of forests to the achievement of their respective objectives and provides a snapshot of the synergies and linkages with respect to forests between combating climate change and desertification and the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.

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Organization: UNFCCC, CBD, UNCCD

Topics: Land Use Management, Forestry, Mitigation, REDD, Biodiversity, Governance – General

Type of material: Other

Publication date: 2012

Language: English