Operationalizing REDD+ Safeguards: Challenges and opportunities

Results-based financing of REDD+ is conditional on the implementation of national Safeguard Information Systems (SIS) to address social and environmental criteria that go beyond carbon. The briefs in this packet discuss the challenges of operationalizing safeguards from various perspectives – governance, benefit sharing, tenure, gender, biodiversity, technical monitoring – and highlight opportunities and strategies for dealing with these challenges. (Brief, 2 pages)

Author: Duchelle, A.E.; Jagger, P.

Publisher: CIFOR

Language: en

Year: 2014