CLIMATE PROTECTION THROUGH AVOIDED DEFORESTATION PROJECT IN VIETIANE TIMES
On 22 December 2020 the VIENTIANE TIMES published an article about the finished CliPAD project in Laos. Here you can read the article online.
The Climate Protection through Avoided Deforestation Program (CliPAD) was a development initiative of the Government of Lao PDR (GoL) supported by the German Government through assistance provided by the technical (GIZ) and financial cooperation (KfW). It aimed at addressing the loss and degradation of natural forests causing high levels of greenhouse gas emissions, as well as at improving the livelihood of rural communities and conserving precious biodiversity.