All that glitters: A review of payments for watershed services in developing countries
Issue paper, 130 pages
PDF (1.85 MB)
Published: October 2008Natural Resource Issues
A growing international debate calls for downstream beneficiaries of wise upstream land and water use to dig into their pockets and pay. IIED stimulated the debate several years ago with a ground-breaking review of the scene. Now we have gone further - with this in-depth international review and analysis of all accessible ongoing initiatives and advanced proposals for payments for environmental watershed services.