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As of: January 2018

Utilising landscape scale forest ecosystem rehabilitation as a cost effective bridge for the integrated deployment of national land-based mitigation and adaptation strategies

Objective and activities

The rehabilitation of forest ecosystems – in an ecologically and socially compatible way and at a larger landcape scale – can provide a bridge while maximizing co-benefits for communities and biodiversity. This project will pilot initiatives to optimize the implementation of actions that simultaneously contribute to both land-based mitigation and adaptation strategies via landscape scale forest ecosystem rehabilitation. It will achieve this goal by: (1) Identifying national “best bets” for optimizing coherent implementation of land-based mitigation and adaptation strategies; (2) Supporting national policy and programme development that integrates the “best bets”; and (3) Stimulating commitment among decision-makers and investors through global analysis, networking and policy influence.

Project data

El Salvador, India, Kenya, Mexico, Peru, Uganda, Vietnam

Implementing organisation:
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) - Switzerland

Partner institution(s):
Clinton Foundation - Clinton Climate Initiative;The Nature Conservancy (TNC) - Indonesia

BMUB grant:
€ 2,986,625.60

11/2015 till 10/2018


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