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Investigation of the modalities for an innovative financing mechanism for participatory natural resource management in the Bale Eco-region, Ethiopia.

Published online: 26 Jun 2019

Authors: Fitsum Hagos & Rooijen, D. van & Amare Haileslassie & Habtamu Yehualashet & Husien Indries

Content type: Bulletin

This study reviewed the status of natural resources and the driving forces for change, as well as past and ongoing approaches in natural resource mana...

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Expert workshop on Guidelines for micro-finance, credit and insurance for small-scale fisheries in Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, 7-9 May 2019.

Published online: 04 Dec 2019

Content type: Bulletin; Conference proceedings

The Expert workshop on Guidelines for micro-finance, credit and insurance for small-scale fisheries in Asia was held in Bangkok, Thailand in the perio...

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Sustainable land bonds: how governments can finance climate commitments and strengthen rural economies.

Published online: 19 Dec 2018

Authors: Wheeler, P. & Clenaghan, S.

Content type: Miscellaneous

When it comes to fighting climate change, cutting back on fossil fuels is not enough. It has become clear that without urgent changes to land manageme...

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Peatland carbon finance scoping study.

Published online: 12 Aug 2022

Published by: Natural England

Authors: Tribe, N. & Drake, D. & Isaac, D. & Scholz, E. M. & Worfolk, C.

Content type: Miscellaneous

Peat soils in England store a vast quantity of organic material that has the potential to emit greenhouse gases (GHG) (HMG. 2021c). Emissions from deg...

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Social protection in the face of climate change: principles and financing mechanisms.

Published online: 20 Jan 2016

Authors: Carter, M. R. & Janzen, S. A.

Content type: Bulletin

Climate risk is an important driver of long-term poverty dynamics, especially in rural regions. This paper builds a dynamic, multi-generation househol...

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Encouraging state governments to protect and restore forests using ecological fiscal transfers: India's tax revenue distribution reform.

Published online: 28 Feb 2018

Authors: Busch, J. & Anit Mukherjee

Content type: Bulletin

In February 2014, India's 14th Finance Commission added forest cover to the formula that determines the amount of tax revenue the central government d...

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NatureScot Research Report 1272- Facilitating Local Natural Capital Investment - project report.

Published online: 07 Sep 2022

Published by: NatureScot

Authors: Hume, A. & Gibson, A. & Fitton, R. & Mansfield, J.

Content type: Miscellaneous

NatureScot and its partners are exploring approaches to secure more varied and sustained investment in nature through the Facilitating Local Natural C...

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Facilitating local natural capital investment: literature review.

Published online: 07 Sep 2022

Published by: NatureScot

Authors: Christie, M.

Content type: Miscellaneous

The objective of this literature review is to develop a detailed understanding of natural capital investment initiatives in the UK and overseas and id...

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NatureScot Research Report 1271 - Case studies in Large Scale Nature Restoration and Rewilding.

Published online: 07 Sep 2022

Published by: NatureScot

Authors: Underwood, S. & Kaczor, K. & Roberts, V. & Tooze, G. & Rayment, M. & Smith, M. & Fry, C. & Swindlehurst, S. & Armstrong, S. & James, N.

Content type: Miscellaneous

The research explores barriers and opportunities to large-scale nature restoration projects (LSNR) and rewilding through case studies. Within the lite...

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Carbon market incentives to conserve, restore and enhance soil carbon.

Published online: 19 Dec 2018

Authors: Unger, M. von & Emmer, I.

Content type: Miscellaneous

This report focuses on carbon finance opportunities for enhancing soil organic carbon stocks across the globe and moving towards low-carbon, sustainab...

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