REDD Basics

REDD+ is an effort to create a financial value for the carbon stored in forests, offering incentives for developing countries to reduce emissions from forested lands and invest in low-carbon paths to sustainable development.

An introduction to REDD+:

A short animation outlining the idea behind Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation, and how the new mechanism would work. 

REDD as part of the solution to rising carbon emmissions:
Commissioned by UN-REDD, and screened to World Leaders at the United Nations, this film highlights the value of tropical rainforests for tackling climate change.