The Global Landscapes Forum: Peatlands Matter thematic event provided a space for more than 400 peatlands stakeholders, policymakers, scientists, and private sector actors to convene in Jakarta on May 18, 2017, with thousands joining in online livestreams and discussions. The platform explored what it means to employ multi-directional and multi-stakeholder dialogues in practice, spearheading a community-first and people-centered approach to peatlands management.
This is the final report for donors and partners from the thematic event, summarizing the day, its preparations and key achievements.
Author: Global Landscapes Forum
Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum
Keyword(s): biodiversity, carbon sequestration, climate change, ecosystem, ecosystem services, food security, GLF 2017, GLF Bonn, Global Landscapes Forum, livelihoods, peat, peatlands, peatlands restoration, restoration, soil carbon, sustainable landscapes, swamplands, swamps
Ecosystem(s): Wetlands and Peatlands