Estimating the Cost and Potential of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation

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REDD has gained momentum in international climate negotiations as a cost-effective way to reduce heat-trapping emissions. Recent data on costs show that relatively modest funding can greatly reduce deforestation's contribution to dangerous climate change.

Authors

Boucher, Doug
Davidson, Carolyn
Movius, Diana