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The climate change negotiations: REDD-plus
First, this paper provides background information about the international REDD-plus negotiations, before considering REDD-plus at the UN Copenhagen Climate Change Conference, including REDD-plus in the Copenhagen Accord. The paper then addresses Africa’s position on REDD-plus, covering efforts to develop an African position on REDD-plus and Africa’s position on this issue in Copenhagen. The paper concludes with a brief note on the status of negotiations at the time of writing.