Innovative financial mechanisms to achieve additional 2.5–3.0 billion tonne of CO2e through additional forest and tree cover in India by 2030

11 Feb 2021

  • A substantial financial allocation to the tune of around 60,000 crore per annum will be required for SFM.
  • A financial gap of 48,744 crore needs to be filled to achieve NDCs target by adopting innovative financial mechanism such as
    • Deployment of LPG Connection to the Forest-Dependent Community, Implementing MSP Scheme for Agroforestry and by Formulating Carbon Neutrality Policy at National Level
Land degradation
Land use
Civil society/Grassroots
Policy Makers
Researchers/Post graduates