Responding to climate change and the global land crisis: REDD+, market transformation and low-emissions rural development

@inproceedings{Nepstad2013RespondingTC,
  title={Responding to climate change and the global land crisis: REDD+, market transformation and low-emissions rural development},
  author={Daniel Curtis Nepstad and William Boyd and Claudia M. Stickler and Tathiana Bezerra and Andr{\'e}a Alves Azevedo},
  booktitle={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  year={2013}
}
Climate change and rapidly escalating global demand for food, fuel, fibre and feed present seemingly contradictory challenges to humanity. Can greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from land-use, more than one-fourth of the global total, decline as growth in land-based production accelerates? This review examines the status of two major international initiatives that are designed to address different aspects of this challenge. REDD+ is an emerging policy framework for providing incentives to tropical… CONTINUE READING
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