World Rainforest Movement

No to REDD+ in El Salvador!


The Climate Change Committee in El Salvador has sent respective notes to the Bonn Challenge Secretariat, the UN-REDD Secretariat, and the Forest Carbon Partnership Fund of the World Bank (FCPF), attaching the “Climate Change Committee’s Statement on REDD+ implementation in El Salvador,” and expressing deep concern about, and rejection of, REDD+ implementation in the country. The statement calls on the government of El Salvador, involved ministries and local governments to abandon implementation of REDD+ initiatives in the country in all their variations, as well as the approaches, politics and programs that surround them. Read the statement in Spanish here and in English here.