SBSTA 46: High impact public-private climate finance: Agroforestry case studies from Latin America and Africa

May 16th 2017
Official Side Event UNFCCC SBSTA 46 – Bonn, Germany; Venue: Kaminzimmer

High impact public-private climate finance: Agroforestry case studies from Latin America and Africa

 

Official Side Event UNFCCC SBSTA 46 – Bonn, Germany

Tuesday, 16th May 2017; 16:45-18:15

Venue: Kaminzimmer

 

Co-organized by

Global Nature Fund

Oro Verde – Tropical Forest Foundation

The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)

Program

Time

Program

Speaker

1645-1650

Introduction and Objectives

Dr Peter Minang

Presentations3mins of questions/clarification after each presentation

1650-1702

Tree-based farming systems and their potential to contribute to climate change commitments

 

Dr Lalisa Duguma

1705-1730

Private capital to finance forest and biodiversity conservation – case study results and recommendations for actions for customers, financial institutions and policy makers

Torsten Klimpel

Andrea Peiffer

1730-1740            Panel Discussion

1740-1812

Audience discussion

 

1812-1815

Final thoughts and wrap-up

 

 

Resources

  1. Minang, P.A Duguma, L.A. Bernard, F. Mertz, O. van Noordwijk, M. 2014 Prospects for agroforestry in REDD+ landscapes in Africa. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 6 p78-82 http://asb.cgiar.org/publication/prospects-agroforestry-redd-landscapes-africa
  2. Mbow, C., Van Noordwijk, M., Luedeling, E., Neufeldt, H., Minang, P. A., & Kowero, G. (2014). Agroforestry solutions to address food security and climate change challenges in Africa. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 6, 61-67. http://asb.cgiar.org/publication/agroforestry-solutions-address-climate-change-and-food-security-challenges-africa
  3. Mbow, C., Smith, P., Skole, D., Duguma, L., & Bustamante, M. (2014). Achieving mitigation and adaptation to climate change through sustainable agroforestry practices in Africa.  Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability,6, 8-14. http://asb.cgiar.org/publication/achieving-mitigation-and-adaptation-climate-change-through-sustainable-agroforestry
  4. Klimpel, T.; Peiffer, A. 2017 Case studies on Impact Investments for forest and biodiversity conservation. http://www.globalnature.org/en/themes---projects/business---biodiversity/forest-and-biodiversity-conservation