Adaptation
Building resilience
to climate change
 
Mitigation
Moving towards
low carbon societies
 
REDD+
Reducing Emissions
from Deforestation
and forest Degradation
Finance
New finance models
for the green economy
 
 
 

Day 10 - Activities

 

Designer Vivienne Westwood & Artist Maya Lin Call for Crucial Forest Agreement at COP 15

Designer Vivienne Westwood & Artist Maya Lin Call for Crucial Forest Agreement at COP 15
Copenhagen - 16 December

Heads of state from Guyana, Gabon and Papua New Guinea, as well as artists, and fashion designers turned out in force for the world's forests at a special gala event in Copenhagen.  

REDD+ Gala Brings Together Broad Cross Section of REDD Supporters

REDD+ Gala Brings Together Broad Cross Section of REDD Supporters
Copenhagen - 16 December

Deforestation is responsible for around 20% of global greenhouse gas emissions.  Rainforests do a great deal to aid the environment, absorbing carbon, purifying water and playing home to species diversity. They do it essentially for free.