Avoided Deforestation Partners

About Avoided Deforestation Partners

Mitigating climate change by protecting tropical forests

Avoided Deforestation Partners is dedicated to advancing U.S. and international climate and energy policies along with business solutions that include robust incentives to protect tropical forests. AD Partners convenes public and private sector leaders to inspire decision makers to implement strategies that reduce deforestation.

For more information on CIP's AD Partners program, check out their website: www.adpartners.org

A Sustainable, Just and Peaceful World


Dec-09-2013 | Report

Find out how CIP can make a difference in facing some of the world's largest problems... Read More »

Turning a Corner


Jul-01-2013 | Report

It is easy to be overwhelmed by the enormity of the challenges facing our world today. Wars in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, climate chaos due to global warming and the widening gap between the super-rich and everyone else engender a sense of hopelessness... Read More »

Report to Supporters: Turning Promises Into Policy


Jun-04-2012 | Report

Read about the latest research and projects undertaken by CIP's expert staff as they seek to apply pressure to ensure that politicians' promises become actual policy.... Read More »

Joint Letter in Support of Guantanamo Provisions in Senate Bill

By CIP, Win Without War

Nov-15-2013 | Letter

Closing Guantanamo is good human rights policy and, according to military and intelligence experts, good national security policy. The Guantanamo provisions in the Senate NDAA provide the necessary flexibility to execute that policy responsibly... Read More »

How Europe Can Help Obama Achieve US Climate Targets

By Glenn Hurowitz

Jun-28-2013 | Article

Europe stands to significantly affect how much the United States will reduce greenhouse gas emissions... Read More »

Possible Breakthrough: Indonesian Oil Giant Promises Zero Deforestation

By Glenn Hurowitz

Feb-15-2011 | Article

Potential good news for orangutans, tigers, and the climate: Indonesian palm oil giant Golden Agri-Resources (GAR) ... Read More »

Recent Posts from our Blogs

Series Premiere: Years of Living Dangerously

Apr-10-14 | Showtime

From the damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy to the upheaval caused by drought in the Middle East, this groundbreaking documentary event series provides first-hand reports on those affected by, and seeking solutions to, climate change... Read More »

REDD Methodology Modules Training Workshop [PDF]

Sep-08-11 | 2121 Crystal Drive, Suite 500, Arlington, VA, 22202, USA and online

Avoided Deforestation Partnerssponsored the first coordinated effort to develop a set of "methodology modules" to estimate emission reductions from projects that Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD).... Read More »

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