On this page, you can find resources to help in the design and implementation of LEDS. These include case studies, training resources and webinars from a wide range of sources. They are listed in chronological order.
Featured LEDS GP publications:
The report looks at links between climate change adaptation measures undertaken by African LDCs and small and vulnerable economies and their impact on trade
What is needed to make REDD+ work on the ground? Lessons learned from pilot forest carbon initiatives
The paper analyzes the experience of 12 pilot forest carbon initiatives to provide preliminary insights into what is needed to make REDD+ work on the ground
This report aims to provide lessons to inform US and international policymakers by analyzing dominant influences on deforestation and degradation.
This issue of Carbon Market Perspectives discusses the role of carbon markets in scaling up investments for REDD+ in developing countries.
This publication provides readers with an introduction to community forestry, taking eight country examples from Europe and Asia.
This paper reviews forestry-based carbon sequestration projects in Africa, and identifies ways to scale up initiatives to enhance local people’s livelihoods
An overview of readiness for REDD: a compilation of readiness activities prepared on behalf of the Forum on Readiness for REDD
This document provides a snapshot view of readiness for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD) activities around the world.
This working paper provides regular updates reviewing the readiness preparation proposals submitted to the World Bank Forest Carbon Partnership Facility.