With the exception of Article 6 of the Paris Agreement, the multilateral frameworks necessary for the implementation of REDD+ are in place.
More than 30 countries are in advanced stages of REDD+ readiness preparation. However, only a handful have signed results-based payment agreements, indicating significant barriers preventing the implementation of REDD+. Such barriers may relate to program requirements, lacking de-facto country readiness, and insufficient finance.
While forest mitigation targets are increasingly included in nationally determined contribution (NDC) targets, they are often unquantifiable or lack the necessary detail for monitoring.
The updated NDCs that have been published this year so far show some improvement in the scale and quality of forest and land use targets
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The Forest Declaration Platform and the Forest Declaration Assessment are supported by The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) of Germany.
Other current and previous supporters of these initiatives include the Climate and Land Use Alliance, the Good Energies Foundation, and the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), which has supported this initiative on the basis of a decision adopted by the German Bundestag.
This project is supported by the Climate and Land Use Alliance and the Good Energies Foundation. Research that contributed to this project is part of the International Climate Initiative (IKI). The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) supports this initiative on the basis of a decision adopted by the German Bundestag.