Indigenous benefits and carbon offset schemes: an Australian case study

@inproceedings{Robinson2016IndigenousBA,
  title={Indigenous benefits and carbon offset schemes: an Australian case study},
  author={Catherine J. Robinson and Anna R. Renwick and Tracey May and Emily Elizabeth Gerrard and Rowan Foley and Michael Battaglia and Hugh P. Possingham and David John Griggs and Daniel Walker},
  year={2016}
}
The nexus between human rights and the environment is a key issue for climate policymakers and Indigenous peoples around the world. We combine national spatial, social and biological datasets from Australia to describe where Indigenous carbon projects are happening, why Indigenous people are participating, and how effective these schemes might be at marrying Indigenous co-benefit, biodiversity and carbon emission mitigation goals. Our study shows that many Indigenous people engage in carbon… CONTINUE READING