FTA event reap: Green Growth Compacts – how they work in three states

April 30, 2016

Watch this Discussion Forum from the Global Landscapes Forum 2015, in Paris, a key event under the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA).

Recent years have seen an expansion of commitments by forest country governments, corporations, donors, and investors to reduce deforestation and land-use emissions. However, these commitments have proven difficult to implement owing to the complex challenges of shifting from business-as-usual to a forest-friendly model of rural economic growth.

Political leaders in three critical jurisdictions at the forefront of practice presented their cases: East Kalimantan, Indonesia; Para, Brazil; and Yucatan, Mexico.

For more information visit Global Landscapes Forum