Stakeholders Forum Government Business Dialogue : Financing Climate Actions
A session by Ministry of Environment and Forestry
Date : Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Time : 14.40 – 16.00 GMT
Venue : Indonesia Pavilion at COP 22, Marrakech, Morocco
In seeking strategies towards meeting national commitments for Paris Agreement, it is obvious that partnership is a key word. Partnership among stakeholders with involvement of private and public sector investment is now the focus of attention, in order to reverse further deforestation and degradation of remaining natural forests, restore degraded lands, while improving rural livelihood. On the other hand, sustainable business and rewarding investment should be in place and feasible. Such investment should also generate positive social, environmental and financial impacts.
Discussion scope may include how to facilitate private sector investment, policy and legal provisions required, investment framework and incentive involved. Moreover, what would be the financial scheme most appropriate to ensure fair benefit distribution to smallholders and local communities.