In Print and Online
Category: Environmental services payments
Organization: Programa Salvadoreño de Investigación Sobre Desarrollo y Medio Ambiente (PRISMA)
Language: English, Spanish
Number of pages: 87
Eco-Index Summary: This report explores the concept of payment for ecosystem services around the world, and their effect of reducing social inequity and environmental degradation. The authors explore if payment for ecosystem services can help to overcome inbalances in access, control, and benefits from natural resources. Analyses of case studies from Costa Rica, Mexico, Brazil, El Salvador and New York are presented.