TITLE

In the REDD: Australia's push for forest carbon offsets

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Chain Reaction;Apr2012, Issue 114, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article that the Friends of the Earth (FOE) Australia pushed for the establishment of forest carbon offsets for trade in the carbon market on the belief that Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) projects are ineffective in addressing climate change.
ACCESSION #
75362042

 

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