Category: 2023

How carbon markets done right help stop deforestation

To stay within our climate targets we must halt tropical forest loss within this decade. A well-functioning, high-quality forest carbon market that pays for reduced forest emissions at the national or state level – as agreed by all countries under the Paris Agreement – is essential to achieve this goal.

Key milestones for The LEAF Coalition

The LEAF coalition is a private-public collaboration to mobilize large-scale funding for forest lands and jurisdictions capable of reducing and reversing tropical deforestation. In 2021, Norway joined the coalition as one of the founding members.

The Amazon Fund is re-activated

At his first day in office, President Luiz Inácio “Lula” da Silva reaffirmed the incoming government’s ambitions to halt deforestation, and he took the necessary steps to reopen the Amazon Fund.

Welcome to NICFI’s newsletter!

This first edition will take stock of the breakthroughs for tropical forests coming out of the UN climate summit in Glasgow, including some exciting announcements from NICFI and our partners.

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