Goal

Policies and incentives are enacted that are more effective in maintaining the multi-functionality of landscapes with trees.

Objectives

To understand:

  • The relations and tradeoffs between local and global drivers of land-use and tree cover change and tree-based livelihood options;
  • The roles of trees in securing watershed services, carbon storage and biodiversity maintenance in landscape mosaics;
  • The opportunities for reducing negative incentives, and increasing positive incentives for environmental services provisions.

Programs: