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National Workshop cum Advance Training on Use of Geo-informatics for Mapping and Modeling Forest Carbon Stocks in Nepal

16–20 May 2011: National Workshop cum Advance Training on Use of Geo-informatics for Mapping and Modelling Forest Carbon Stocks in Nepal

The REDD Implementation Centre (RIC), a body of the Nepal Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation (MoFSC), is responsible for the development and implementation of REDD readiness activities. It is currently piloting emission reduction measures in

Bhutan has achieved very good results in the REDD+ Himalaya programme. This mission will validate them and see the results first hand. The country is mature in terms of programme implementation and has moved swiftly to use its budget.

At the global level, ICIMOD was successful in introducing a new community-based approach in REDD that mainstreams the participation of local communities. This approach, pioneered by ICIMOD and its partners (www. communityforestry.org), is now a

(GFOI), the US SilvaCarbon and SERVIR programme, is organizing the second GFOI Capacity Building Summit from 18–21 September

ICIMOD pilots first Forest Carbon Trust Fund in Nepal – Helps communities benefit from forest conservation and sustainable use

one of the world’s first carbon offset projects involving local communities in monitoring the carbon in their forests, the project provides valuable global learning on how to build the capacity of local stakeholders in implementing carbon

Carbon Monitoring

Training on forest cover change and carbon flux

weight per unit area. Forest carbon trading has gained attention in recent years, for which practical methods for estimating forest

improve terrestrial carbon stocks, conserve forests, stimulate sustainable management of forests, and enhance forest

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Office launched to monitor REDD in Nepal through community forest management


Ecosystems provide a network of services to communities that help sustain livelihoods. Integration of earth observation data with GIS makes it possible to quantify the supplies and demands of ecosystem services and provide reliable data for

Hammad Gilani

ICIMOD Knowledge Park at Godavari

Biomass experts meet in Kathmandu