REDD+ for the Guiana Shield is funded by the Regional Development European Fund (FEDER) through the Interreg IV Caraïbes program (1.26 M€), the French Global Environmental Facility (FFEM –1 M€), the French Guiana Region (90 k€), as well as by the project partners own contributions (see the project summary for more details). Financing Agreements with donors were signed in late 2012 and the project officially started in January 2013.
ONF is the project leader for the REDD+ for the Guiana Shield Technical Cooperation Project. The following staff are focused on the project:
Nicolas Karr (Project Coordinator) Jean-Luc Sibille (Funds reporting and monitoring )
Implementing Partner – ONF International
ONF International (ONFI) is an environmental expertise cabinet specialising in the sustainable management of ecosystems (notably forest based) and the fight against global warming. It provides both public and private players with integral and pragmatic solutions that help valorise the role of forests and wood in land use development. ONFI is the implementing partner for the REDD+ Guiana Shield Technical Cooperation project.
The Project Team:
Marie Calmel (Project Manager) Rachida Le Jeannic (Project Manager Assistant) Nicolas Chenet and Anne Martinet (coordinating experts from ONF International Headquarters that support the project)
Each forestry service has a dedicated focal point based locally: