Information for G00351
A review of payments for watershed services, NORAD October 2006
32 slides giving a review of payments for watershed services to NORAD (the Norwegian Development Agency). Topics covered include: market based incentives, current landuses cause external costs, the buyers, the sellers, products and mechanisms, impacts on poverty, impacts on the environment, role of government, transaction costs. Also includes a project outline - to increase understanding of the potential role of market mechanisms in promoting the provision of watershed services for improving livelihoods in developing countries.