Analyzing the Economic Costs of Land Degradation and the Benefits of Sustainable Land Management. Environmental Economics Toolkit

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Abstract

This Tool Kit has been prepared to support the design and implementation of sustainable land management (SLM) programs.The specific purpose of the Tool Kit is: to inform the user of the approaches that can be followed to analyze and value the economic costs of land degradation and the benefits of sustainable land management. ‘Land’ is interpreted broadly in the Tool Kit, also including wetlands and coastal zones.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationPretoria, South Africa
PublisherUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Global Environment Facility (GEF) Program on Sustainable Land Management
Number of pages80
Publication statusPublished - 2007

Keywords

  • land degradation
  • land use
  • land management
  • costs
  • wetlands
  • coastal areas
  • environmental economics
  • sustainable development

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