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Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) in Developing Countries

In this position paper, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) urges Parties to reach an agreement on a REDD-plus (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation) mechanism that recognizes that avoiding greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation is a necessary component of achieving deep cuts.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-09-22 17:25:04
Alternate Title IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature): Position Paper
Description In this position paper, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) urges Parties to reach an agreement on a REDD-plus (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation) mechanism that recognizes that avoiding greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation is a necessary component of achieving deep cuts.
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Source University of North Texas
Keyword Climate change, Deforestation, Environmental sustainability, Forest degradation, Mitigations, Greenhouse gas emissions
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Date Of Record Creation 2010-09-22 17:16:52
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Date Last Modified 2010-09-22 17:25:04
Creator International Union for Conservation of Nature
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2010-09-22 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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