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Building Natural Capital

How REDD+ Can Support a Green Economy

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date: March 2015
  • Page count: 110
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 15.III.D.16

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About the product

This report provides a concise summary of the elements necessary for integrating REDD+ into a Green Economy. It provides policymakers with innovative ideas for supporting economic development while maintaining or increasing forest cover. Those promoting a Green Economy can see how REDD+ can add important momentum to their efforts, especially complimenting pro-poor strategies. Business leaders will learn how REDD+ and the Green Economy can improve investment conditions, leverage their investments, and ultimately increase long-term returns on investments. Students and the general public will increase their understanding of why REDD+ and the Green Economy together provide a pathway to sustainable development that benefits all countries.