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Forests, climate and livelihoods are interconnected

Forests, climate and livelihoods are interconnected

Forests can play a vital part for both climate- and poverty issues; in reducing the emissions of greenhouse gases and as a source of income for poor people that depend on the forest for their livelihood.

Multifunctional landscapes

Multifunctional landscapes

Many Focali researchers focus on synergies and trade-offs between different land-uses in the landscape, such as interactions between forests and agriculture

REDD

REDD

REDD stands for Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation. It is aimed at reducing emissions of carbon dioxide from forests.

Welcome to Focali

Focali (Forest, Climate, and Livelihood research network) is a Swedish research network focusing on forest / bio-energy, climate change and poverty issues. Several Swedish universities and institutions are represented in the network. The purpose is to contribute to the provision of relevant knowledge to Sida and other Swedish authorities for the effective use of forest operations to achieve climate-poverty targets. Focali also aims to increase the flow of relevant information between scientists, industry, government and civil society.

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Focali article in new edition of ETFRN News

Focali article in new edition of ETFRN News

Nov 11, 2009

Focali researchers have contributed with an article in this EFTRN News edition covering forests and climate change issues.

Focali at World Forestry Congress in Buenos Aires

Focali at World Forestry Congress in Buenos Aires

Conference
Oct 18, 2009 08:00 AM to Oct 23, 2009 08:00 PM.

Focali researchers are participating at World Forestry Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina 18-23 Oktober 2009.

Focali researcher at Climate Change and Poverty Conference in Uppsala

Focali researcher at Climate Change and Poverty Conference in Uppsala

Conference
Oct 14, 2009 08:30 AM to Oct 14, 2009 05:30 PM.

Focali researchers is taking part in the "Climate Change, Power and Poverty Conference" in Uppsala, Sweden 14th of Oktober 2009.

REDD+ Institutional Options Assessment

REDD+ Institutional Options Assessment

By Charlotte Streck, Luis Gomez-Echeverri, Pablo Gutman, Cyril Loisel and Jacob Werksman

Discussion about deforestation in the Swedish Parliament

Discussion about deforestation in the Swedish Parliament

Sep 28, 2009

On the 28th of September an open meeting regarding deforestation and its effects on the climate was held in the Swedish Parliament.

Climate Change: Financing Global Forests

Climate Change: Financing Global Forests

The Eliasch review. Written by Johan Eliasch, commissioned by the British Prime Minister.

Paying for avoided deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon

Paying for avoided deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon

An article on the costs of REDD in the Brazilian Amazon.

Measuring and monitoring forest degradation for REDD.

Measuring and monitoring forest degradation for REDD.

A CIFOR infobrief on some issues regarding forest degradation.

Forests, Landscapes and Food Security - a collaboration with SIANI

Focali has, since 2014, collaborated with SIANI under the theme "Forests, Landscapes and Food Security". ...

Putting Agenda 2030 into practice - how the landscape perspective can contribute

This workshop, co-arranged by Focali-SIANI, will facilitate an interactive dialogue about effective ways to implement the Agenda 203 in both policy and practice by applying a landscape perspective. Th ...

SIANI Annual Meeting 2017

Invitation from FocaliĀ“s partner SIANI to participate in the inception and planning of Phase 3 in the SIANI Annual Meeting 2017: Towards Zero Hunger through Rural Transformation. ...

Focali part of cluster group on Water and Forests at SWH

Since December 2014 is Focali represented as one of five members in the cluster group "Water and Forests" hosted by the Swedish Water House (SWH). ...

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