REDD+ refers to a process moderated by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) which supports countries' efforts to reduce emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, and foster conservation, sustainable management of forests, and enhancement of forest carbon stocks. Learn more about REDD+.
GCF offers support for REDD+ across all three phases. Whilst the focus of GCF funding is on reducing emissions, there is also scope to support adaptation. This includes increasing resilience and enhancing livelihoods of the most vulnerable people, communities, and regions; increasing people’s health and well-being; enhancing food and water security; and improving the resilience of ecosystems and ecosystem services.