REDD and FLEGT Complementary or
Competition?




Jon Buckrell
Chatham House

International TTF Day
Geneva, 6-8 October 2010
Overview

•   Context
•   What is FLEGT?
•   What is REDD?
•   What is REDD+?
•   Complementary?
•   Competition?
•   Conc...
Context: Deforestation and Forest Degradation
• Illegal logging is widespread
• Illegal logging may destroy
  the environm...
What is FLEGT?


•   Forest
•   Law
•   Enforcement
•   Governance
•   and
•   Trade
What is REDD?


•   Reducing
•   Emissions
•   from
•   Deforestation
•   and
•   Forest Degradation
•   (in developing co...
What is REDD+?


• Conservation
• Sustainable management of forests
• Enhancement of carbon stocks
Complementary?
Competition?




         Professor Brown referees the Royal Cup match
         between the Dirty Yellows and True Blues
Conclusion


             • REDD+ is currently
               undermining FLEGT
             • This need not be the
      ...
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Jon buckrell (oct 2010) redd and flegt complementary or competition

  1. 1. REDD and FLEGT Complementary or Competition? Jon Buckrell Chatham House International TTF Day Geneva, 6-8 October 2010
  2. 2. Overview • Context • What is FLEGT? • What is REDD? • What is REDD+? • Complementary? • Competition? • Conclusions
  3. 3. Context: Deforestation and Forest Degradation • Illegal logging is widespread • Illegal logging may destroy the environment • Forest degradation may lead to deforestation • Illegal logging may destroy the livelihoods of forest dependent peoples • Illegal logging may lead to conflict • Legal logging may do all of these things
  4. 4. What is FLEGT? • Forest • Law • Enforcement • Governance • and • Trade
  5. 5. What is REDD? • Reducing • Emissions • from • Deforestation • and • Forest Degradation • (in developing countries)
  6. 6. What is REDD+? • Conservation • Sustainable management of forests • Enhancement of carbon stocks
  7. 7. Complementary?
  8. 8. Competition? Professor Brown referees the Royal Cup match between the Dirty Yellows and True Blues
  9. 9. Conclusion • REDD+ is currently undermining FLEGT • This need not be the case • FLEG and REDD+ can be mutually supportive Ends

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