This Inside Story on Viet Nam explains how the country is developing an equitable, transparent and efficient benefit distribution system as part of its preparations for the REDD+ scheme. Through building on lessons learned from Viet Nam’s extensive experience with benefit distribution systems in the forestry sector, the country is aiming to provide local communities with a meaningful role in preparing the benefit distribution system, ensuring it safeguards social and economic benefits for them.
Lofts, K. Redistributing the benefits from REDD+: The case of Viet Nam. Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN), (2012) 6 pp. [Inside Stories on climate compatible development]