Customary Tenure Systems and REDD+: Ensuring Benefits for Indigenous Peoples


This publication is a knowledge product arising from the World Bank’s Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF) Capacity Building on REDD+ for Forest-Dependent Indigenous Peoples in East Asia and the Pacific and South Asia Regions Project, with Tebtebba Foundation as the Recipient. The project aims to strengthen: (i) the knowledge of targeted forest-dependent indigenous peoples on REDD+ Readiness at the national level; and (ii) knowledge exchange at the regional level.



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Fiji: Navigating a Dual Tenure System and REDD+ (by Akanisi Sobusobu Tarabe)

Nepal: Customary Resource Management a Foundation for REDD+ (by Pasang Dolma Sherpa, Pasang Sherpa PhD, Arun Rai, Pemba Thile Sherpa)

Vietnam: Customary Tenure Rights and REDD+ Potential to Promote Legal Recognition (by James Israel Alim, Vu Thi Hien, Ho Thanh Thuy, Hoang My Lien)

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