Leveraging lessons and experience from a successful track record on project-based carbon finance in the land-use sector, the BioCF Initiative for Sustainable Forest Landscapes strives to create a portfolio of landscape-level programs to transform large rural areas by protecting natural forests, restoring degraded lands, enhancing agricultural productivity, improving livelihoods and local environments.
Following is a collection of news on the BioCF:
Norway, USA & UK pledge $280 million to combat deforestation (Responding To Climate Change)
COP19: new public-private forest protection initiative receives $280m pledge from Norway, UK, and US (Climate Action Programme)
U.S. to join new $280M forest protection fund (ClimateWire)
Prince Charles warns over inability to tackle climate change (The Telegraph (UK))