REDD+ Agency to Begin Work Soon

20 December 2013

The newly established Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) agency is set to continue the success of its predecessor.

In September, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono signed a presidential decree on the establishment of the agency to take over the duties of the REDD+ task force.

The task force was formed in 2010, as part of the government’s commitment to reduce emissions by 26 percent by 2020.

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