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Submission to the SBSTA regarding a System of Information for Safeguards in REDD+

Key Recommendations

THE SYSTEM OF PROVIDING INFORMATION ON SAFEGUARDS (SIS) SHOULD BE BASED ON RIGHTS-BASED INDICATORS TO ASSESS, AMONG OTHERS:

  • the degree of implementation of the safeguards
  • the level of compliance of existing national legislation to international obligations and standards related to indigenous peoples and human rights such as the UNDRIP and ILO 169
  • the extent by which the REDD country has secured or intends to secure  indigenous peoples’ rights throughout the REDD cycle, programs and project