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Getting Started on REDD in Tanzania: A Scoping Study for the Katoomba Incubator

This "Incubator‟ Scoping Study was undertaken prior to more site-specific studies of potential Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD) projects to be considered for support by the Katoomba Ecosystem Services Incubator. Analysis of a range of criteria, including…

REDD Opportunities Scoping Exercise for Ghana Identifying Priorities for REDD Activities on the Ground: Preliminary Review of Legal and Institutional Constraints

As in other countries, there is strong interest in Ghana from the Government, NGOs and other stakeholders in developing Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD) projects or demonstration activities. In developing a portfolio of REDD – or now…

Implications of the Legal and Policy Framework for Tree and Forest Carbon in Ghana: REDD Opportunities Scoping Exercise

This report presents an analysis of the legal and policy framework for tree and forest carbon in Ghana in an effort to contribute to this process. It shows that the current legal and regulatory structure for forestry and lands in…

Legal Frameworks for REDD - Design and Implementation at the National Level (IUCN Environmental Policy and Law Paper No. 77)

Supplementary material for Forest Trend's Payments for Ecosystem Services Training Modules and Resources. Paper written by John Costenbader (Ed.), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). This paper provides a detailed overview of regulatory design and implementation options specifically for…

Payments for Ecosystem Services - Legal and Institutional Frameworks (IUCN Environmental Policy and Law Paper No. 78)

Supplementary material by Thomas Greiber (Ed), IUCN and the Katoomba Group for Forest Trend's Payments for Ecosystem Services Training Modules and Resources. This paper serves as a diagnostic tool to better understand the necessary legal and institutional basis for water-related…

REDD Opportunity Scoping Exercise (ROSE) for Ghana: ROSE Expert Workshop Report

The Katoomba Ecosystem Services Incubator developed the tool ROSE (REDD Opportunities Scoping Exercise) in order to assess how and where to engage with REDD+ in a given country. The Ghana ROSE was one of three ROSE country case studies conducted…

REDD Opportunities Scoping Exercise (ROSE): A Tool for Prioritizing Sub-national REDD+ Activities - Case Studies from Ghana, Tanzania, and Uganda

The ROSE was developed by the Katoomba Ecosystem Services Incubator as a tool for classifying and prioritizing potential REDD+ sub-national activities and for assessing critical constraitnts to project development. The ROSE tool was developed and improved during 2009 by conducting…

Impacts of Payments for Ecosystem Services on Deforestation in Mexico: Preliminary Lessons for REDD

Tenure Brief, NO. 11: September 2010 - The brief summarizes an evaluation of the environmental effectiveness of Mexico’s national Payments for Hydrological Services program, which compensates rural landowners for avoided deforestation. The evaluation found that in an early year of…

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