International Journal of Environmental Protection and Policy

Volume 6, Issue 3, May 2018

  • An Assessment of Social and Economic Indicators in Pilot REDD+ Communities of Afi/Mbe in Cross River State, Nigeria

    Adeniran Akanni

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 3, May 2018
    Pages: 63-70
    Received: Aug. 29, 2018
    Accepted: Sep. 12, 2018
    Published: Sep. 29, 2018
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    Abstract: Poverty alleviation for forest dependent communities is one of the key objectives of Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation-plus (REDD+), apart from climate change mitigation and biodiversity conservation. There is need to avoid adverse social and economic consequences by adopting strong safeguard and measures if REDD+ is to ha... Show More