The REDD+ project offers an opportunity for the Government of Suriname (GoS) to leverage efforts and results towards sustainable development. Learning from past experiences, REDD+ already fostered openness, participation and transparency, improved data collection and analysis, national and multi-sector dialogue and cooperation.
Key factors for REDD+ Readiness success are fully consistent with and supportive to the efforts of the Government of Suriname and the United Nations strategy to promote inclusive, fair, informative and robust, climate-compatible and sustainable development. There is obvious win-win potential to be tapped in Suriname between REDD+ and the overall sustainable development process.
Thus, REDD+ can be seen as a tool:
Please see the steps from Preparation Phase to the current Readiness phase.