UN-REDD Policy Brief: REDD+ and a Green Economy

United Nations Environment Programme ; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ; United Nations Development Programme (2011)

The UN-REDD Programme's inaugural policy brief was launched at COP17 in December 2011. In this policy brief, the UN-REDD Programme explores the concepts of REDD+ as a source of investment for green development

as a natural capital-led investment strategy

and as an opportunity for change to green development. The policy brief also offers recommendations for creating a roadmap for REDD+ in the context of green development.

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