Zambia country profile: Monitoring, reporting and verification for REDD+

This report provides a comprehensive overview of the national REDD+ strategy and institutional capacity for MRV of REDD+ as well as the current state of knowledge of various elements critical to MRV of REDD+ in Zambia including: Current drivers and rates of deforestation and forest degradation; a review of standing biomass, forest growth rates and carbon stock estimates; and data sets available for MRV in Zambia. (Occasional paper, 48 pages)

Author: Day, M.; Gumbo, D.; Moombe, K.B.; Wijaya, A.; Sunderland, T.

Publisher: CIFOR

Language: en

Year: 2014