Study draws attention to political reforms for the success of forest carbon finance

UPSC Practice recommends Study draws attention to political reforms for the success of forest carbon finance.

Grey heron at Kaveri river near Biligundlu. Photo by P Jeganathan/Wikimedia Commons.Political reforms that strengthen the decision-making power of indigenous and forest-dependent communities, over the lands they use, can address challenges with forest carbon finance in India that has a poor track record of enforcing the rights of communities over their lands, says a study. Drawing from tribal forestry in the U.S. and government forestry cases […]

Courtesy: Mongabay-India

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