The result from Copenhagen is an Accord that looks very different than what has come before.
Here is a Q&A on some of the most important legal questions surrounding the Copenhagen Accord.
To be successful, money pledged to protect forests must tackle the underlying drivers of deforestation.
New reports may emphasize disagreements between the U.S. and China, but the reality is much less dramatic.
Even the best possible Copenhagen outcome will be a waypoint, not an endpoint.
Elements of a Framework for the Measurement, Reporting and Verification of Climate Finance
This working paper explores the main issues associated with the measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) of finance in the post-2012 climate regime.
Assisting poor countries now and in the future in adapting to climate change must be a top priority.
President Bharrat Jagdeo of Guyana will give the keynote speech at WRI’s official side event at the Copenhagen climate conference on Tuesday December 15.
Lessons from Developed Country Land Use Change and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Accounting & Reporting
This working paper analyzes developed country experience to date in relation to implementation of the LULUCF (land use, land use change and forestry) provisions of the Kyoto Protocol.
A new map shows a world of opportunity for restoration of forest landscapes. COP-15 negotiators should take note.