t is anticipated that the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, of which Papua New Guinea is a signatory, will be accumulating about US$100 billion annually.

These contributions will come from the international community into the Green Climate Fund, starting in 2020, for funding Climate Change programs including REDD+, which PNG is also party to.

Forest Minister Douglas Tomuriesa gave a rundown on the status of the PNG forest and other related activities during the parliament session last week.

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