The Impacts of International REDD+ Finance examines the impacts of international, public REDD+ funding and draws early lessons — not only because of this new finance’s significant amount but, more importantly, because even more finance is expected to flow in the future to provide support and incentives for reducing emissions with the aim of slowing, halting, and reversing forest loss.
Background papers were commissioned to provide input into the overall report. These case studies provide information on the impacts of international REDD+ finance in six countries. Timothy Laing was commissioned to complete the case study for Guyana.
The project ran from May 2015 until July 2015.
To examine the impacts of international, public REDD+ funding through case studies from Colombia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Guyana, Mexico and Vietnam.
The full report and summary for policy makers have been widely distributed. The report highlighted six key impacts:
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