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Sunday, 27. October 2013
Workshop on monitoring International Climate Initiative (ICI) project impact on biodiversity and developing indicators for ICI biodiversity criteria - Bonn, Germany

16-18 September 2013


The workshop aims to bring together experts to develop example indicators and associated guidance to monitor compliance with the biodiversity criteria, which are under development. It will also involve other biodiversity safeguard processes.

This workshop is part of a larger project that aims at: incorporating biodiversity conservation criteria into the funding and evaluation guidelines of International Climate Initiative projects; and improving the integration of biodiversity issues in climate change mitigation and adaptation projects in general. The project targets forests and wetlands and is implemented by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC),

Marion Karmann, Monitoring and Evaluation Program Manager at FSC, will provide a 20 minute presentation during the workshop on “Experiences of addressing monitoring in safeguard processes” from the prospective of FSC