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How to buy rainforest using Norwegian oil money?

Thursday 25 November 2021 12:00-13:00,
UiS Business School, EOJ house,
EOJ 276/277.

Arild Angelsen, School of Economics and Business, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway at the UiS Business School Research Seminar Series: Innovation, Management and Marketing.

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Arild Angelsen is a professor of development and climate economics at the School of Economics and Business, Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU). He is a contributor to the IPCC report (AR5) and has over the past three decades done extensive research and published on causes of tropical deforestation, and its interaction with poverty, tenure and government policies.

Recent work deals with how efforts to Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+ developed by UNFCCC) can be included in a global climate regime. He has edited four REDD+ books that have become standard references in the debate. Ha has also studied the Norwegian International Forest and Climate Initiative, which has spent ca. NOK 35 billion in an effort to protect tropical forests. Has it worked?

When:  November 25 at 12:00-13:00   Where: UiS Business School. Building: EOJ.  Room: 276-277

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