Donor Organization: Food and Agriculture Organisation under the UNREDD programme

Exeuctive & Partner Organization: 

  • Ministry of Forestry and Research and MECDM
  • Partners: MAL, MLHS


With support from the UN-REDD Programme, the Government of the Solomon Islands developed a national REDD+ Readiness Roadmap in the period June 2012-March 2014. The Solomon Islands REDD+ Roadmap has seven main sections outlining activities that will guide the Government towards full readiness for REDD+. Under UN-REDD Targeted Supportfor the development of the Solomon Islands’ national forest monitoring system for REDD+ under the UNFCCC”.

Objective: To build national capacity and carry out field-based studies for the implementation of the Solomon Islands’ national forest inventory. 

Location: Several proposed sites had been identified across the country. 

Time Frame: November 2014 - 2015

Total Cost/Budget: USD $55,000

Status: Ready to be implement waiting upon the transfer of funds.

Sector: Forestry

Expected Outputs/Outcomes: 

  1. A technical assessment of capacity needs for the implementation of a national forest inventory in the Solomon Islands.
  2. A funding proposal for the implementation of the Solomon Islands first national forest inventory.
  3. Field-based forest inventory training and data collection and analysis. 

Contact Person(s):

  • Chris Wagatora Ghiro, REDD+ officer, Ministry of Forests and Research

National Climate Change Policy: N/A

Amount of Project Budget Spent to Date: N/A

Percentage of Project Budget Spent to Date: N/A