Factsheet: Managing Agency for the reduction of Emission from Deforestation and Degradation of Forest and Peatlands

Managing Agency for the reduction of Emission from Deforestation and Degradation of Forest and Peatlands

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Description: 
This Decree, consisting of 23 articles, establishes composition, duties and competencies of the Managing Agency for the reduction of Emission from Deforestation and Degradation of Forest and Peatlands. It specifies that REDD+ Managing Agency aims at coordinating, synchronising, planning, facilitating, managing, monitoring, overseeing and controlling REDD+ in Indonesia as follows: forming and developing REDD+ national strategy to implement REDD+ in Indonesia; forming and developing REDD+ safeguard framework in social, environmental and funding matters; coordinating the formation and development of REDD+ policies and REDD+ mainstreaming in national development; preparing and coordinating instruments and mechanisms of REDD+ funding and distribute benefit to parties that are implementing REDD+ programs, projects and/or activities in accordance to prevailing regulations; managing aid in the form of funds or other legal forms related to REDD+ in accordance to prevailing regulations; developing standard and methodology to measure GHG emissions and sequestration from REDD+ programs, projects or activities and consolidation and reporting of data on GHG emissions and sequestration from REDD+ programs, projects or activities; increasing capability and capacity in ministries/agencies, implementing partners and community and quality of implementing instruments in the implementation of REDD+; preparing recommendation in determining Indonesia’s position in international fora; coordinating law enforcement related to the implementation of REDD+ programs, projects and/or activities; coordinating and facilitating dispute and conflict resolution related to the implementation of REDD+ programs, projects and/or activities in accordance to prevailing regulations; monitoring and evaluating implementation of REDD+ programs, projects and/or activities; etc.
Goal/Aim: 
Reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Regulate reforestation or afforestation.

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