Economics, Trade and Incentive Measures

ID 13616
Government India
Submitted for Eighth Ordinary Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 8)
Main Information
Title Incentive based mechanisms for watershed management in India
Description The study explores incentives for upstream communities from the downstream users and the major beneficiaries of watersheds.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-india-watershed-en.doc
Additional Information
Source Submission of the Government of India
Countries India
Ecosystems Inland Waters Biodiversity
Agricultural Biodiversity
Forest Biodiversity
Incentive Measures Indirect Incentives (property rights, market creation)
Keywords Revenue sharing with communities