Corruption and REDD+: Identifying risks amid complexity

Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Brief 2012:2) 4 p.
André Standing

Corruption and other factors can influence deforestation in contradictory ways. For the purpose of country-level implementation of REDD+, donors should focus particularly on three corruption risk areas: land grabbing and tenure rights, fraud in monitoring, evaluation and reporting, and elite capture of REDD+ revenues.

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