Introduction to forest-climate action
12 October 2021
Engaging with local groups, regional associations and national federations of locally-controlled forestry organisations to upscale effective climate change adaptation, resilience and mitigation through the restoration of forest landscape biodiversity
January 2021 - ongoing
Began April 2023
December 2023 - November 2026
IIED's forest team works with partners in Africa, Asia and Latin America to help Indigenous Peoples, local communities and smallholder farmers to understand, measure and articulate how their forest and land use systems contribute to climate action and biodiversity conservation. We help position their organisations as the most effective conduits and agency for finance to achieve those aims.
The IIED forests and prosperity work programme collaborates with these organisations and supports them to:
Find out more about IIED's Natural Resources research group.