CBD Secretariat Publishes Fourth Issue of e-Newsletter on REDD and Biodiversity

May 2009: The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has published the fourth issue of its e-newsletter on Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) and Biodiversity.

It includes news on: the UN-REDD Programme engagement strategy for the full participation of indigenous peoples and civil society organizations; the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel (STAP) options for sustainable forest landscape carbon management; and Norway's REDD options assessment report. [The e-newsletter]