Experiences from the Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project

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This presentation by Rob Dodson from Wildlife Works given during the Forests Asia Summit in the discussion forum "Climate change: Seeing Green in REDD – Sharing experiences on the equity and economics of REDD+ pilot projects" introduces the Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project and what experiences can be drawn from it that are relevant for the international REDD+ processes.

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Experiences from the Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project

  1. 1. Experiences from the Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project Rob Dodson VP African Operations Wildlife Works rob@wildlifeworks.com
  2. 2. Overview  Project background  Income distribution  Community projects and forest protection  Challenges
  3. 3. Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project
  4. 4. - Set up over 15 years ago - 200 000 ha - Wildlife Corridor - 14 Group Ranches - 100 000 community members
  5. 5. The threat
  6. 6. Income distribution Landowners Community Project Operations $
  7. 7. Distribution mechanism for communities disbursement! 6.! After!the!Disbursement!Committee!has!approved!the!project,!a!call!for!tenders!may(be!made!if! deemed!necessary,!and!dependent!on!the!availability!and!implementing!timeline! 7.! A!contract!for!implementation!between!WWCT,!the!CBO!and!any!outside!contractor!will!be!signed and!made!public,!with!copies!going!to!the!CBO!and!to!the!LCC! 8.!The!process!is!outlined!below!as!Figure!1:! Figure!1:! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Trust LCC CBOs Community development projects Carbon Revenue Proposals Approved Proposals Report to Communities, Verifiers, Investors and Government Institutions Disbursement Committee Wildlife Works Carbon Trust
  8. 8. Community Projects
  9. 9. Forest protection
  10. 10. The challenges  Unpredictability of sales  How much is enough?  Measuring additional benefits
  11. 11. Focus on additional benefits  Social cohesion  Security  Land tenure and land security  Land use alternatives, e.g. eco-tourism  Diversification of income streams  Carbon sales  Tourism  Employment and Industrialization
  12. 12. Thank you Rob Dodson VP African Operations Wildlife Works rob@wildlifeworks.com

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