Skip to main content
Biological diversity
Environmental Governance

Definition(s)

Benefit sharing as used in the context of REDD+ refers to how financial incentives transferred from international funds or carbon markets are shared between actors within recipient countries. Benefit sharing for REDD+ can be defined as agreements between stakeholders about the distribution of monetary benefits. (Source: Forest Carbon Partnership / World Bank Group)

In other languages

French
partage des bénéfices
Russian
совместное использование выгод
Spanish
distribución de los beneficios
Chinese, Simplified
分享惠益
Arabic
تبادل المنافع

Explore content

Follow up the links below to see InforMEA content related to benefit sharing coming up from several external sources.

Multilateral environment agreements tagged with benefit sharing

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with benefit sharing. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convention on Biological Diversity
Nagoya Protocol
International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture