ID 6513
Submitting Entity IUCN
Submitted for Fifth Ordinary Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 5)
Main Information
Title Subsidy reform: doing more to help the environment by spending less on activities that harm
Description The author underlines the importance of continuing the reform of government policies and programmes that generate "biodiversity-perverse" subsidies, and to encourage the conservation community to further develop their capacity to speak authoritatively on the issue.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-iucn-08-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Ronald Steenblik
Source R. Steenblik for IUCN (1998).
Regions Global
Incentive Measures Reform of Perverse Incentives
Keywords Subsidy reform
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme