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Notes:
  1. The hotspots depicted in the map are derived from the NOAA-18 satellite. Hotspots go undetected when the area is not covered in the satellite pass or under cloudy / overcast conditions.
  2. The surface winds (depicted by arrows in the map) are valid for 0600 UTC on the date indicated in the map.The length of the arrow represents the relative wind speed - longer arrows correspond to stronger winds. Click here for corresponding 0630 UTC satellite picture.
  3. This map is updated by 1000 UTC (6 pm SGT) daily.

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Equity remains low on the REDD+ policy agenda - 11 Apr, 2014
BOGOR, Indonesia (31 March 2014) — Government officials in forest-rich developing countries are more concerned about their nation being treated fairly in international negotiations on REDD+ than about fairness within their own territory, a media analysis of public discourses on REDD+ has found. Read more...

Study warns of possible REDD+ land grab - 11 Apr, 2014
A UN program to reduce global carbon emissions may be putting indigenous communities at risk, jeopardizing local land rights and laying the groundwork for large-scale “carbon grabs” by governments and private investors, argues a new report. Read more at http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0331-redd-land-grab.html#ZVA8HxPgmoRaQd5q.99 Read more...
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