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Benefit-sharing mechanism


The principles, model and processes developed and applied to distribute benefits, both direct and indirect, of project activities, including project funding, between different participants and stakeholders.


Glossary. "Plan Vivo Standard 2012 Draft for Consultation". 2012

Alternative definition

The commitment to channel some kind of returns, whether monetary or non-monetary, back to the range of designated participants; for example sharing of benefits arising from sustainable wildlife management.

Alternative source

SOFO, FAO, 2014 (MJ677).