Friday, 6 December 2019 | 11.30-13.00 | Blue Zone, Room 2

Ensuring permanence of efforts to halt deforestation: The power of numbers under changing politics

Major political changes and related business interests facilitate deforestation across the Global South and jeopardize permanence of efforts to halt tropical deforestation (e.g. REDD+). We will assess the role of monitoring and transparency as part of accountability in enabling permanence.

Organizers: University of Helsinki, Freidrich Schiller University Jena (FSU Jena)


Senior Scientist, CIFOR