Bio-rights is an innovative financing mechanism which provides micro-credits for sustainable development to poor communities in return for their active involvement in the protection of the natural environment. Successful community involvement leads to conversion of micro-credits into definite payments, enabling sustainable development and environmental conservation to go hand in hand.
|Place of Publication||Wageningen|
|Number of pages||19|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
- rural development
- community development
- sustainable development
Silvius, M. J., Setiadi, B., Diemont, W. H., Sjarkowi, F., Jansen, H. G. P., Siepel, H., Rieley, J. O., Verhagen, A., Beintema, A. J., Burnhill, L., & Limin, S. H. (2002). Financial mechanisms for poverty-environment issues; the bio-rights system. (Alterra-rapport; No. 617). Alterra. https://edepot.wur.nl/231055