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Aceh, Indonesia: Low-emission rural development (LED-R) at a glance

Aceh, Indonesia: Low-emission rural development (LED-R) at a glance

Special autonomous status gives province law-making abilities, more authority over development, & access to a provincial development fund (2008-2028).

Province-wide commitments established through various policies to reduce deforestation, increase renewable energy, improve land use planning, provide income for ex-military combatants, & provide alternative livelihoods.

Logging Moratorium suspends logging through Redesign, Reforestation, & Reduction (3R) of deforestation.

LED-R initiatives benefit local communities (LC) in & around forests & victims of forest destruction.

Authors: Komalasari, M.; Peteru, S.

Topic: deforestation, livelihoods, food security, sustainable development, policy, climate change

Geographic: Indonesia

Pages: 2p

Publisher: California, USA; Bogor, Indonesia; Boulder, Colorado, Earth Innovation Institute (EII), Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force (GCF)

Publication Year: 2018

Source: C. Stickler et al. (Eds.) The State of Jurisdictional Sustainability.

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