3.1 Stakeholder involvement
- The study was conducted with the support of the Climate Change and Development Authority, the Forest Authority, the Department of Agriculture and Livestock, and UNDP.
- A broad range of stakeholders from public and private organisations were consulted at the inception of the study, as well as to review draft findings.
3.2 Typology development
Climate-misaligned activities were defined in line with the drivers of deforestation identified in PNG’s REDD+ Strategy and related studies.
Climate-aligned activities were identified based on policies and measures of the REDD+ Strategy, as well as activities identified in several documents, including the draft Green Climate Fund (GCF) concept note , the Issues and Options for REDD+ in PNG, and the National Strategy for Responsible Sustainable Development for PNG.
Conditionally-aligned activities were identified in the national and international literature.
3.3 Data collection and analysis
The main data sources used in this study are summarised in the following table: