Economics, Trade and Incentive Measures

ID 78117
Submitting Entity IUCN
Main Information
Title Drylands Ecosystem Goods and Services in Kgalagadi South District, Botswana
Description This study seeks to identify the contribution of drylands ecosystem goods and services to poverty reduction, livelihood security and the national economy, illustrated by a case study of two dryland communities in the Kgalagadi District of Botswana. We consider how a better understanding of the economic contribution of drylands could influence national and international decision making.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-botswana-valuation-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Edited by Carol Kerven
Countries Botswana
Ecosystems Dry and Sub-Humid Lands Biodiversity
Regions Africa
Incentive Measures Economic Valuation
Keywords Contingent valuation
Cost-based valuation
Benefits transfer