The transition zone between mangroves and lowland forest being cleared in Colon, Panama

What is REDD+?     REDD+ stands for countries' efforts to reduce emissions from deforestation and forest degradation.  Read More >

Children from a village in Luang Namtha, Laos

The FCPF Readiness Fund: Learn more about support provided to participating countries to 'get ready for REDD+'. Read More >

Forest Canopy

The Carbon Fund: Learn more about efforts to provide performance-based payments to countries that have made significant progress in their REDD+ readiness endeavors.  Read More >





Jul 15, 2016
Submission deadline for MTRs to be reviewed virtually
Jul 29, 2016
Submission deadline for MTRs and R-Packages to be reviewed at PC22
Sep 25, 2016 to Sep 30, 2016
22nd Participants Committee Meeting (PC22) and 9th Participants Assembly (PA9). Accra Ghana
Oct 14, 2016
Submission deadline for MTRs to be reviewed virtually
Dec 12, 2016 to Dec 15, 2016
15th Carbon Fund Meeting (CF15), Washington, DC.

Latest Documents


  • Updated Carbon Fund Methodological Framework (link)
  • Technical Training Material (link)
  • Chair's Summary of the Carbon Fund Fourteenth meeting (CF14) (English)
  • Co-chairs’ Summary of the Twentyfirst Participants Committee meeting (PC21) (EnglishEspañolFrançais)
  • ER Program Buffer Guidelines (English)
  • Co-chairs’ Summary of the Twentieth Participants Committee meeting (PC20) (EnglishEspañolFrançais)
  • Chair's Summary of the Carbon Fund Thirteenth meeting (CF13) (English)
  • Private Sector Engagement (English)
  • FCPF Annual Report FY15 (English
  • FCPF-UNREDD Joint Guidance Note for REDD+ Countries: Establishing and Strengthening Grievance Redress Mechanisms (English)
  • Co-Chairs' Summary of the Nineteenth Participants Committee meeting (PC19) (EnglishEspañolFrançais)
  • Chair's Summary of the Carbon Fund Twelfth meeting (CF12) (English)
  • FAQ for ERPA General Conditions (English)
  • Early Lessons from Jurisdictional REDD+ and Low Emissions Development Programs (English)
  • FCPF Annual Report FY14 (English
  • Carbon Fund Methodological Framework (English, Español, Français)
  • FMT Note CF-2013-3 World Bank Safeguard Policies and the UNFCCC REDD+ Safeguards (English












  • July 12, 2016: FCPF March-June 2016 newsletter (English)
  • July 12, 2016: Madagascar begins forest inventory assessment (English)
  • June 22, 2016: Taking Climate Action from Paris to the Rainforests (English)
  • April 25, 2016: Blog on Who are the barefoot solar sisters…and how can they help forest communities? by Ellysar Baroudy and Nicholas Soikan (English)
  • March 31, 2016: FCPF December-March 2016 newsletter (English)
  • March 15, 2016: Opportunity for feedback to Second FCPF Evaluation (EnglishEspañolFrançais
  • December 10, 2015: FCPF September-December 2015 newsletter (English)
  • October 22, 2015: Blog on Covering more ground: 18 countries and the work to conserve forests by Ellysar Baroudy (English)
  • October 7, 2015:  Inside FCPF July-September 2015 newsletter (English)
  • September 24, 2015: Blog: Making Forest Commitments a Reality (English)
  • September 2, 2015: Sudan REDD+ Readiness Program Launched (English)
  • July 2, 2015:  Inside FCPF March-June 2015 newsletter (English)
  • June 10, 2015: Blog on Actions speak louder than words: Opportunities abound for forests in combating climate change by Ellysar Baroudy (English)
  • May 19, 2015: Forest governance assessment for REDD+ implementation in Lao PDR through application of the PROFOR forest governance tool (English)
  • March 20, 2015: Blog on Lessons on Forests from Brazil to Ethiopia and Mozambique by Andre Rodrigues de Aquino (English)
  • March 6, 2015: Inside FCPF December-February 2015 newsletter (English)
  • March 5, 2015: DRC Launches Design Phase of Large Scale Emission Reductions Program; Over 250 Regional Stakeholders Attend Launch Workshop (English)
  • February 25, 2015 Practitioners from Ethiopia and Mozambique visit Brazil to Exchange Knowledge on Sustainable Forests (English, Português)
  • January 27, 2015 Blog on Working at the Landscape Level to Protect Tropical Forests by Ellysar Baroudy (English)
  • January 26, 2015 New Report: Early Lessons from Jurisdictional REDD+ and Low Emissions Development Programs (English)


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