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Securing Rights, Combating Climate Change: How Strengthening Community Forest Rights Mitigates Climate Change


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Securing Rights, Combating Climate Changeanalyzes the growing body of evidence linking community forest rights with healthier forests and lower carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from deforestation and forest degradation.

This report makes a strong case for strengthening the rights of indigenous and local communities over their forests as a policy tool for mitigating climate change.

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Click here to download the executive summary

Source: World Resources Institute