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COP18 Doha

2012 UN Conference of the Parties on Climate Change

The 2012 UN Climate "Conference of the Parties" (COP18) in Doha, Qatar helped further identify and advance a set of strategies for global action to reduce carbon pollution that we hope will move the world closer to negotiating a new global agreement in 2015 (that would take effect by 2020).

The Nature Conservancy engaged in Doha on a number of fronts and provided particular expertise on policy discussions around: 1) conserving tropical forests to reduce global carbon pollution and promote forest-friendly development; 2) using natural infrastructure as an important part of solutions to reduce risk to people and property from climate impacts and natural disasters; and 3) financing future climate action in countries around the world.

Below are some of the materials that the Conservancy featured and discussed in Doha.

Financing Climate Action: Check out our report on "Climate Finance Readiness: Lessons Learned in Developing Countries" (available in English and Espanol) as well as our report on "Options for Financing REDD+ in European Union Climate Policy"

Conserving Tropical Forests and Promoting Forest-Friendly Development: Check out our report on "Sharing the Benefits of REDD+: Lessons from the Field"

Reducing Coastal Risks: See what we are doing to help coastal communities reduce the risks from storms, hazards and other impacts.

People + Nature = Climate Solutions: Check out this piece describing our global work to reduce carbon pollution and help reduce climate risks to people and nature.

Responding to a Changing Climate: Read about actions we're taking to Prepare People and Nature to Respond to Changes.

The Nature Conservancy's Activities: See our list of COP18 events we will be co-hosting and/or participating in at COP18.

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