Lessons from Payments for Ecosystem Services for REDD+ Benefit-Sharing Mechanisms

Where benefits and costs accrue at different scales, financial intermediaries are needed to facilitate relations between global-scale buyers and local-scale providers of carbon sequestration and storage. These intermediaries can help to collect and distribute payments and to promote the scheme to potential beneficiaries. (Infobrief, 12 pages)

Author: Loft, L.; Pham, T.T.; Luttrell, C.

Publisher: CIFOR

Language: en

Year: 2014