Conference Agenda

Session Overview
00-15: Climate change, forest landscape restoration and tenure
Thursday, 28/Mar/2019:
12:30pm - 2:00pm

Session Chair: Robert Nasi, CIFOR, Indonesia
Location: Preston Auditorium

Mitigation the effects of climate change requires catalyzing ecological restoration from below and above. This session discusses public and private initiatives and incentives around forest landscapes, while focussing on lessons learned from implementing law and policy towards strengthening community rights to land and forests.  



Scramble for land rights: reducing inequity between communities and companies

Peter Veit

World Resources Institute, United States of America

Madagascar experience with role of tenure in forest restoration

Julien Noel

Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, Madagascar

Role of tenure in protecting and restoring the Amazon forests

Brenda Brito do Carmo

Imazon, Brazil

Lessons from tenure and gender research for restoration

Anne Larson



Fritz Jung

Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany


Delfin Jr Ganapin

World Wide Fund for Nature International (WWF International), Singapore