This guidance document estimates these economic values, by means of best international analytical practices and environmental and economic evidence from Kenya, and shows that montane forests have consistently been undervalued in conventional national accounting. The findings underline the need for better management, increased investment in montane forests and innovative policy instruments.

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Organization: UNREDD, Republic of Kenya, Kenya Forest Service

Theme: REDD+

Topics: Economic and Development Planning, Forestry, REDD, Ecosystems, COP22 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Guidance Document

Publication date: 2015

Language: English