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Forests – a natural solution to climate change

Category: Events, I.3.12, Results

IDUB Action I.3.12 “Non-Anthropocentric Cultural Subjectivity” invites to an online meeting with Dr Margaret Buszko-Briggs, Secretary of the Forestry Committee of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

Małgorzata Buszko-Briggs
Forests – a natural solution to climate change

15 December (Wednesday), 11.00-12.30

Link to the meeting:

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The presentation will address the multidimensional environmental aspects of halting global deforestation in the face of the challenges posed by the unfolding climate catastrophe and explain the global REDD+ (reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) mechanism. Special emphasis will be placed on the role of indigenous peoples in global climate action and achieving the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees. Recent events and outcomes of COP26 (Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC) in Glasgow will also be discussed.

A discussion will follow the presentation.

Moderation of the meeting: dr hab. Paweł Piszczatowski, prof. ucz.