Environmental Subsidiarity as a Guiding Principle for Forestry Governance: Application to Payment for Ecosystem Services and REDD+ Architecture

@article{Anguita2014EnvironmentalSA,
  title={Environmental Subsidiarity as a Guiding Principle for Forestry Governance: Application to Payment for Ecosystem Services and REDD+ Architecture},
  author={Pablo Mart{\'i}nez de Anguita and Mar{\'i}a {\'A}ngeles Nadal Mart{\'i}n and Abbie Clare},
  journal={Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics},
  year={2014},
  volume={27},
  pages={617-631}
}
This article describes and proposes the “environmental subsidiarity principle” as a guiding ethical value in forestry governance. Different trends in environmental management such as local participation, decentralization or global governance have emerged in the last two decades at the global, national and local level. This article suggests that the conscious or unconscious application of subsidiarity has been the ruling principle that has allocated the level at which tasks have been assigned to… CONTINUE READING