Q. With reference to Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+) consider the following statements:
1.It is a framework developed by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties (CoP).
2.It aims at creating financial value for the carbon stored in forests.
Select the correct statement using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1: REDD+ s a framework developed by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties (CoP).

 

Statement 2: It aims at creating financial value for the carbon stored in forests by offering incentives for developing countries to reduce emissions from forested lands and invest in low-carbon paths to sustainable development.

 

Source: PIB