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Forests Research

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Policy Research Working Paper
Fortmannm Lea, Salas Paula Cordero, Sohngen Brent, Roe BrianApr 01,2014

Implementation arrangements for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation can be seen as contracts that could address some of the inherent problems with forest carbon credits...

Policy Research Working Paper
Salas Paula CorderoMar 01,2014

This paper explains the major issues and lessons derived from the national forest management program and REDD+ initiatives in Tanzania. It finds that addressing the most important drivers of forest degradation ...

Working Paper
Behr Diji Chandrasekharan, Popa Bogdan, Mitchell Andrew, Stewart John Fraser, Johansson StigJan 19,2014

Romania relies on the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) to achieve its commitments to the European Union (EU) 2020 targets. The use of the European Agriculture and Rural Development Fund (EARDF)...

Working Paper
Behr Diji Chandrasekharan, Popa Bogdan, Mitchell Andrew, Stewart John Fraser, Johansson StigJan 19,2014

Romania relies on the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) to achieve its commitments to the European Union (EU) 2020 targets. The use of the European Agriculture and Rural Development Fund (EARDF)...

Working Paper
Nov 11,2013

The forestry sector in Moldova faces significant governance and sustainability challenges. The insufficient level of forest coverage in Moldova has a serious impact on environment and overall economic growth in ...

Publication
Deforestation Trends in the Congo Basin

The Congo Basin represents 70 percent of the African continent's forest cover and constitutes a large portion of Africa's biodiversity. This report analyzes the deforestation dynamics in the Basin. Read More »

Publication
Enhancing Competitiveness and Resilience in Africa

This action plan argues for integrating sound environmental management, including management of natural capital, into the broader development agenda. Read More »