Cancun safeguards

Parties to the UNFCCC agreed to a set of seven safeguards (broad principles) that are expected to be applied in accordance with national context and circumstances when undertaking REDD+ activities

Actions consisten with national and international law

Transparent and effective national forest governance

Respect for Knowledge and rights of Indigenous Peoples

Participation of Relevant Stakeholder

Biodiversity Conservation

Address Risks of Reversals and Reducing the displacement of emissions