In many developing countries, tenure in forests is not clear and subject to dispute. This will place limits on the effectiveness, efficiency and equity (3Es) of REDD+. In spite of the attention paid to the problem of insecure tenure to date, there has been little progress toward clarifying tenure arrangements. National governments need to take proactive steps to clarify tenure.
Topic: climate change, mitigation, tenure systems, governance
Publisher: Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia
Publication Year: 2009
Source: Angelsen, A. with Brockhaus, M., Kanninen, M., Sills, E., Sunderlin, W. D. and Wertz-Kanounnikoff, S. (eds). Realising REDD+: National strategy and policy options. 139-124Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.