Collaborative Projects (all)

Agriculture for crops and livestock occupies around 40% of terrestrial land area, is responsible for around a quarter of global anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions and is the primary driver of...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Biodiversity and climate change
Eco-certification of crops such as coffee, oil palm and soybeans is changing the way these crops are grown across large parts of the tropics. Certification bodies reward farmers, co-operatives and...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Biodiversity and food security
Governments from 193 countries have committed, through the Convention on Biological Diversity, to expanding the global protected area network to cover 17% of the earth's terrestrial surface and 10%...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Policy and governance
Despite growing awareness of the importance of ecosystem services in supporting human well-being, conservationists are rarely able to provide policy-makers with robust information about the overall...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Valuing biodiversity and ecosystem services
In response to an increasing interest in China, CCI brought together 30 researchers from four CCI partner organisations and eight University Departments on the 17th December 2012 for a networking...
Type:
Catalyzed Projects
Reducing emissions from tropical forest deforestation and degradation (REDD+) is regarded by some leading economists as a cost-effective means of reducing global greenhouse gas emissions and...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Indicators, monitoring and effectiveness
In 2010, through the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), governments committed to protecting adequately 17% of land and 10% of the sea by 2020 (Aichi Target 11) and to preventing extinction of...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Indicators, monitoring and effectiveness
Policies to reduce carbon emissions from deforestation and degradation (REDD+) are becoming increasingly important as a mechanism to protect tropical forests.  International negotiations have...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Valuing biodiversity and ecosystem services
‘Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation’ (REDD+) has become an important part of international climate change policy.  It is designed to create incentives for developing...
Type:
Funded Projects
Theme:
Biodiversity and climate change
Biodiversity supports livelihoods of the rural poor in a number of ways, providing scope for building bridges between the conservation and development community to achieve win-win outcomes. A growing...
Type:
Catalyzed Projects
Theme:
Linking people, livelihoods and biodiversity

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