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Climate Change and Forest Governance – Lessons from Indonesia

 Author: Simon Butt, Rosemary Lyster, Tim Stephens  Publisher: © Routledge  ISBN: 978-1-315-73535-1  Pages: 223  Language: English

Deforestation in tropical rainforest countries is one of the largest contributors to human-induced climate change. Deforestation, especially in the tropics, contributes around 20 per cent of annual global greenhouse gas emissions and, in the case of Indonesia, amounts to 85 per cent of its annual emissions from human activities.