Regional Climate Change Program
The USAID Regional Climate Change Program is a platform created with the objective of supporting the development of innovative ideas and actions that improve the livelihoods of populations, while maintaining the provision of goods and services among the affectation by climate change in the region.
In this program, CATIE promotes technical and methodological harmonization of processes related to land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF), Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation
(REDD+), national forest inventories and measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) for REDD+.
Intervention period: 2013-2018
Geographic scope: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama and Dominican Republic
Pilot sites: Selva Maya, Guatemala; Sico Paulaya, Honduras; RAAN, Nicaragua; Darien, Panama; Gulf of Fonseca.
Headquarters: San Salvador, El Salvador
Implementer leader: CATIE
This is a cooperative agreement implemented in partnership with: International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE), Development Alternatives, Inc. (DAI) and Terra Global Capital.