Public Finance for REDD+ in Kenya

Maguire, Rowena (2014) Public Finance for REDD+ in Kenya.

Abstract

Kenya aims to prepare for both public and private Reduced Emission from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD+) investment flows. This chapter examines how current Kenyan law can be used as a starting point for building a regulatory regime to support public sector finance. For present purposes, ‘public sector finance’ is defined as money flowing from multilateral international institutions and bi-lateral donor funds. Key issues addressed by this chapter

• The nature and form of public sector finance for REDD+ in Kenya. • The management and laws relating to public funds in Kenya;
• Mechanisms that can be utilised to manage risk associated with REDD+ investments with a focus on Kenyan anti-corruption laws and policies; • The regulatory regime for distributing the benefits from REDD+ investment to relevant forest stakeholders.

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ID Code: 74450
Item Type: Report
Refereed: No
Keywords: REDD+, public funds in Kenya, Kenyan anti-corruption laws
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Environmental and Natural Resources Law (180111)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 Please consult the author
Deposited On: 29 Jul 2014 02:59
Last Modified: 29 Jul 2014 03:00

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