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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 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.

Financing REDD. Linking country needs and financing sources.

Financing REDD. Linking country needs and financing sources.

A short review of some key issues regarding the finance of REDD.

Focali Annual Meeting and 10-year Anniversary

Book the 5-(6th) of November for the first ever Focali annual meeting and our 10-year anniversary. We welcome both Focali members and our partners to attend this oportunity to learn from and network w ...

Agricultural Research for Development Conference, Agri4D 2019: Registration open!

There is more than enough food produced in the world to feed everyone but close to 1 billion people are hungry or undernourished, according to the FAO. To feed another two billion people in 2050, food ...

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