ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Climate Change, Forest Carbon Sequestration and REDD-Plus

The Conference of Parties-19 held in Norway in November 2013 ended with an announcement of a sum of around $280 million pledged by certain developed countries for a “results-based” payment system to take forward the programme of Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation. This article examines what this means for climate change mitigation in the forest context, and what it probably means to India, specifically.

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