TITLE

REDD alert

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Ecos;Dec2010/Jan2011, Issue 158, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the United Nation's (UN) Reducing Emissions from Deforestration and Forest Degradation (REDD) program that offers financial incentives to countries to retain carbon stored in forest by reducing logging and fire in Australia. It mentions that corruption and misappropriation of revenues have become a key challenge for the REDD schemes in the developing countries which Australia had established. It also outlines recommendations that alert people about the REDD scheme.
ACCESSION #
58655822

 

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