ID 62798
Submitting Entity Convention on Biological Diversity
Submitted for Eleventh meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA 11)
Main Information
Title Incentive measures: an analysis of existing and new instruments that provide positive incentives for the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity
Description Analysis prepared by the Executive Secretary of the CBD for SBSTTA-11, in 2005.
Web Link /doc/meetings/sbstta/sbstta-11/information/sbstta-11-inf-11-en.pdf
Additional Information
Incentive Measures Positive Incentives (subsidies, tax breaks, ...)
Keywords Voluntary approaches
Tradable permits/use rights
Support payment
Tax exemptions
Strengthening property rights (land tenure, ...)
Revenue sharing with communities
Market creation (organic production, tourism, ...)
Land-use covenants and certification
Land set-aside payments
Environmental funds
Eco-labelling and certification
Compensation for loss of use
Agri-environmental payments
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme