The Legal Preparedness for REDD+ discussion group is a network of individuals working on REDD+ and Sustainable Forest Management legal issues and those who would like to learn more about legal reforms in the context of REDD+, taking into consideration the latest developments under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Messages posted to this forums represent the personal views of members, and not the positions of the agencies they are employed by.

In posting edited and unedited messages, or incorporating them into synthesized responses, the Community accepts no responsibility for their veracity or authenticity. Members intending to use or transmit the information contained in messages should be aware that they are relying on their own judgment.

No claim, representation or warranty is made by FAO as to the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the information shared on this platform. FAO declines responsibility for the content posted by the discussion group members, and, under no circumstances, shall be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense suffered that is claimed to result from the use of such content, or the use of the information posted on this platform, including without limitation, any fault, error, omission, interruption or delay.

FAO reserves the right to alter, limit or discontinue any part of the platform at its discretion. Hyperlinks to non-FAO Websites do not imply any official endorsement of or responsibility on the part of FAO for the opinions, ideas, data or products presented at these locations, or guarantee the validity of the information provided. The sole purpose of links to non-FAO sites is to indicate further information available on related topics. The information is provided on the basis that Users accessing the platform assume responsibility for assessing its relevance, accuracy and suitability for application.

The designations employed and the presentation of material on the Legal Preparedness for REDD+ platform do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the FAO concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. The mention of specific companies or products of manufacturers, whether or not these have been patented, does not imply that these have been endorsed or recommended by FAO in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned. The views expressed herein are those of the information providers and do not necessarily represent those of FAO.