Dr. Douglas W. Yu of the School of Biological sciences, University of East Anglia will present his work on metabarcoding and its potential role for carbon monitoring for REDD+. The talk is followed by a workshop on the potential for metabarcoding for REDD+ research at Wageningen University. This workshop includes several presentations from the REDD@WUR network.
10:00-11:00 Presentation Dr. Yu
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-12:30 Workshop REDD@WUR
- Ingrid Visseren-Hamakers (FNP): REDD+ biodiversity monitoring from the perspectives of the UNFCCC and CBD
- Martin Herold & Brice Mora (GIRS): Some experiences and ideas for improving biodiversity monitoring in the REDD+ context
- Marielos Pena Claros (FEM): Biodiversity monitoring concepts and links to carbon: the ROBIN project experience
For questions and more information please contact Jessica de Koning