Climate Strategy in Peatlands Conservation

22 May 2019

This panel session explored engagement with a wide range of partners and countries for more effective South-South co-operative efforts to tackle challenges around peatland conservation and restoration. Keynote address: Dr. Agus Justianto Head, Forestry and Environmental Research Development and Innovation Agency (FOERDIA) Moderator: Dr. Daniel Murdiyarso, CIFOR Speakers: Kristell Hergoualc’h, Scientist, Center for International Forestry […]

Shaping wetlands policy with science for effective actions to address climate change

20 May 2019

The release of the 2013 IPCC Supplement and the 2019 Refinement of 2006 IPCC Guidelines provide new opportunities to incorporate wetlands, including peatlands and mangroves in climate change mitigation and adaptation agenda. Provided national capacity is in place, countries could adopt these methodologies for GHG inventories and actions of GHG emission reduction at national and […]