Laws [1]
  • Federal climate change adaptation and mitigation law. (Ley general de cambio climático) (2012)
  • General Law for Environmental Equilibrium and Protection (Ley General del Equilibrio Ecologico y la Proteccion al Ambiente, LGEEPA), (1988)
  • General Law for Sustainable Forest Development (Ley General de Desarrollo Forestal Sustentable, LGDFS.
  • The Law for Sustainable Rural Development (Ley de Desarrollo Rural Sustentable, LDRS).
  • Agrarian Law (Ley Agraria) - regulates land ownership and user rights.
Policies and Plans [2]
  • Mexico´s vision on REDD+: towards a National Strategy,
  • R-PP reddiness proposal,
  • National development plan 2007-2012,
  • National REDD strategy: Version 1.0 in construction; (ENAREDD)
  • Special Climate Change program (2009-2012),
  • National Climate Change Strategy,
  • Climate Change Strategy for Protected Areas.
Institutions [3]

National Forestry Commission (CONAFOR) (forestry and REDD)

Ministry for Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT) (Climate Change)

Ministry for Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries (SAGARPA) (REDD, agreement with SEMARNAT to combat climate change)

National Ecology Institute (INE) (Climate Change and REDD research institute)

National Natural Protected Areas Commission (CONANP)

National Commission for the Development of Indigenous Populations (CDI)

National Inter-institutional Climate Change Commission (CICC) and its REDD working group (GT REDD+)

National REDD+ Technical Advisory Committee (CTC REDD+)

National Treasury (Secretaría de Hacienda)

References
[1]
Diario Oficial de la Federación www.diputados.gob.mx/LeyesBiblio/
[2]
Comisión Nacional Forestal, 2012 Secretaria de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales 2012 www.conafor.gob.mx/portal/index.php/marco-institucional/a-estrategia-nacional-de-cc
[3]
Comisión Intersecretarial de Cambio Climático. Secretaria de Gobernación. Presidencia de la República. www.ordenjuridico.gob.mx/Federal/PE/APF/CI/CICC/25042005(1).pdf