Policy and Financing for Sustainable Land Management in Sub-Saharan Africa
"This paper presents guidance for action to achieve SLM in Africa for African governments and their development partners. It provides an overview of the key issues to be addressed and emerging lessons from experience. The remainder of this section discusses the elements of the SLM challenge in more detail, and sets out a framework for understanding the influences on the actions of stakeholders which affect SLM and the divergence between private and social incentives for SLM. Section 2 discusses lessons from experience in the design and implementation of policies to promote SLM. Section 3 focuses on lessons for the financing of SLM. Section 4 sets out guidance for action."