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WRI engages in sustainable urbanization, climate policy and analysis, forest restoration and access to information issues in Ethiopia. Learn more about our WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, [Measurement and Performance Tracking[(, Support for INDCs, New Climate Economy, Global Restoration Initiative and The Access Initiative.

The New York Declaration on Forests issued at the UN Climate Summit last month includes a global pledge to restore 350 million hectares of deforested and degraded landscapes by 2030.

Several countries confirmed their commitment to restore millions of hectares of degraded land, with Ethiopia making one of the most significant pledges—setting a target to restore 15 million hectares of degraded and deforested land into productivity by 2025.

Capacity Needs for Greenhouse Gas Measurement and Performance Tracking

A Report on Scoping Activities in Six Countries

This working paper summarizes the results of scoping research conducted by WRI and its partners to assess capacity needs in six countries—Brazil, Colombia, Ethiopia, India, South Africa, and Thailand—related to greenhouse gas (GHG) measurement and performance tracking. The paper also identifies...

Inspiring, enabling and mobilizing action to restore vitality to degraded landscapes and forests around the globe.


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