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2014
LIMA, PERU - UN-REDD Programme approves nearly US$ 35.5 million in REDD+ readiness funds
9 July 2014
Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda Unite Efforts to Combat Illegal Timber Trade in East Africa
26 June 2014
NEW YORK- Celebrating the Launch of Community-Based REDD+, a new partnership between the UN-REDD Programme and the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Programme
19 May 2014
ABU DHABI - UN Secretary-General tells governments “it’s time to lead” in fight against climate change
9 May 2014
JAKARTA, INDONESIA - United Nations agencies and the private sector partner to highlight progress for REDD+ implementation in Asia
7 May 2014

2013
Panama Government and Indigenous Peoples Agree to Re-open UN-REDD National Programme
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25 November 2013
The UN-REDD Programme Receives US$ 40 Million Pledge from Norway to Help 48 Developing Countries Halt Deforestation
25 November 2013
UN-REDD Programme Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with Lessons for REDD+ Scale Up
25 November 2013
REDD+ Talks: Leaders from business, UN and Forest Communities Highlight REDD+ to Tackle Climate Change
20 September 2013
UN-REDD Programme Approves US$ 4 million for Colombia’s National Programme and US$ 4 million for Community-Based REDD+ Grants
28 June 2013
Joining Forces to Tackle Governance Challenges on Land, Forest and REDD+ in Indonesia: Launch of Governance Forestry Index
25 June 2013
Global Symposium discusses the integration of REDD+ into Green Economy
19 June 2013
The triple bottom line: Making the case to link REDD+ and Green Economy
3 May 2013

2012
UN-REDD Announces New Head of Secretariat
18 December 2012
Viet Nam, Norway and UN Announce US$30 Million for REDD+ in Viet Nam at UN-REDD COP18 Event
5 December 2012
UN-REDD Policy Board Approves US$47.6 Million in Support to National REDD+ Actions
27 October 2012
UN-REDD Programme Approves US$8 million in Critical Funding for REDD+ in The Republic of the Congo and Sri Lanka
28 March 2012

2011
UN-REDD Programme Approves US$4 million in Critical Funding for REDD+ in Nigeria
17 October 2011
UN-REDD Programme Approves US$4 million in Critical Funding for REDD+ in Ecuador
23 March 2011

2010
UN-REDD Programme Applauds the COP16 Agreement on REDD+ Reached in Cancun
11 December 2010
US$15.2 million approved for 5 countries at the UN-REDD Policy Board Meeting
5 November 2010
FCPF, FIP and UN-REDD host first joint meeting in Washington
5 November 2010
Curbing Climate Change and Boosting Biodiversity
19 October 2010
Supporting REDD+ Readiness in UN-REDD Partner Countries
15 July 2010
US$8.7 million approved for UN-REDD’s Global Activities
2 July 2010
Making REDD+ work: Sharing knowledge on systems for Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV)
25 June 2010
US$14.7 million approved for three countries at the UN-REDD Programme’s 4th Policy Board Meeting in Nairobi
19 March 2010

2009
The UN-REDD Programme welcomes five new countries
30 October 2009
Secretary General’s High Level Event on REDD
23 September 2009
UN-REDD Programme launch in Viet Nam
17 September 2009
Denmark recognizes possibility of funding UN-REDD Programme
15 June 2009
$18 Million Approved Under UN-REDD Programme
10 March 2009

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