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Diversity in decision-making

Women have typically been excluded from forest conservation programs due to traditional decision-making structures in their villages and local governments. Research now shows that greater representation of women in forest-user groups leads to more equitable sharing of program benefits and increases conservation outcomes.

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Vollan, B., Henry, A.D. Diversity in decision-making. Nat. Clim. Chang. 9, 258–259 (2019).

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