Working with the Malawi, Environmental, Endowment Trust (MEET), and Bioclimate Research and Development, on a project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). We developed a participatory process for Monitoring Assessment and Verification of ecosystem service benefits from Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) projects in national parks and forest reserves in Malawi, in collaboration with technical staff from Forest Research Insititue of Malawi (FRIM), LEAD, and the Government of Malawi Department of Forestry. We trained local technical staff and community field workers in mapping, forest survey, and participatory approaches to defining REDD baselines, and estimating project effectiveness; and produced methodologies, technical papers, and contributions to project design documents for submission to the Plan Vivo Foundation.
Technical Support for the Development of REDD Projects in Malawi, USAID
The Corporate Net-Zero Standard, released in October 2021, aims to define how companies with 500 employees or more can set targets to align with global carbon budgets by 2050.
Congratulations to our CDP responders 2021 who have received their scores today
Ecometrica is delighted to host a "Deforestation-Free Commodities: Opportunities for Governments, Private Sector and NGOs in Mexico" Webinar on 9 December at 10am Mexico time - this webinar will be in spanish.