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CIFOR: Registration Opens for Forest Day 2

Forest Day 2. UNFCCC COP 14 Parallel Event Shaping the Global Agenda for Forests and Climate Change

August 2008: The Center for International Forestry Research

(CIFOR) has announced that registration is open for participation in Forest Day

2 , which is to be held on 6 December 2008 during the fourteenth Conference of

the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), in

Poznan, Poland.

Forest Day provides an international, multi-stakeholder

forum on forest and climate change policies at all levels. The event will bring

together forest stakeholders to address: Reducing Emissions from Deforestation

and forest Degradation (REDD); climate change adaptation; poverty, livelihoods,

equity and justice; data collection, baselines and methodologies; rights,

compliance, law and enforcement; and forest investment and environmental

service payments. [Forest Day 2 website]