InfoFLR is your first stop for news, resources, and updates on forest landscape restoration (FLR) around the world. Produced by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
Use these extensive lookup tables to see estimates of national and subnational emissions from deforestation and forest degradation as well as potential removals from FLR activities.
A new progress-tracking protocol from IUCN to help identify and showcase implementation of restoration commitments.
There are 14 ecosystems in Zambia, classed into Forest, Thicket, Woodland and Grassland vegetation types. Zambia has approximately 12,505 identified species—63% animal species, 33% plant species and 4% bacterial and microorganism species.
Uganda has experienced a sharp decline in forest cover, from 24% in 1990, to 9% in 2015, and land degradation which is associated with soil erosion is equally increasing. In order to mitigate this, Uganda has prioritised forest restoration through existing national targets and a Bonn Challenge pledge.
In southeastern Bangladesh, experiments have been done since the 1960s to 'build with nature'. Construction of cross dams has induced a natural accretion of silt, creating new land.