Journal article

Coordination and cross-sectoral integration in REDD plus : experiences from seven countries

Kaisa Korhonen-Kurki, Maria Brockhaus, Bryan Bushley, Andrea Babon, Maria F Gebara, Felicien Kengoum, Thu Pham Thuy, Salla Rantala, Moira Moeliono, Bimo Dwisatrio, Cynthia Maharani

CLIMATE AND DEVELOPMENT | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2016

Abstract

Ever since a global mitigation mechanism that aims to reduce emissions by avoiding deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+) was introduced in climate change negotiations, governance challenges in implementing this concept in tropical forest countries have received considerable attention. In particular, multilevel governance has been identified as a key challenge, as REDD+ aims to tackle local deforestation activities through a global results-based financial scheme. This paper will present an analysis from seven REDD+ countries (Brazil, Cameroon, Indonesia, Nepal, Papua New Guinea, Tanzania and Vietnam) where 293 qualitative interviews were conducted with national-level REDD+ actors. We e..

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Funding Acknowledgements

Funding for CIFOR's research was provided by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation, the Australian Agency for International Development, the UK Department for International Development and the European Commission.