Paying farmers to protect forest watersheds in Vietnam & China: The long-term prognosis

BOGOR, Indonesia (12 February, 2013)_ As China and Vietnam move toward decentralised, market-baed economies, they will need to improve the cost-effectiveness of ambitious programmes offering cash rewards to farmers who help protect forests, watersheds and other vulnerable ecosystems, a new study by the Center for International Forestry Research suggests.This article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.

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