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Climate-smart land use requires local solutions, transdisciplinary research, policy coherence and transparency. / Carter, Sarah; Arts, Bas; E. Giller, Ken; Soto Golcher, Cinthia; Kok, Kasper; de Koning, Jessica; van Noordwijk, Meine; Reisdma, Pytrik; Rufino, Mariana C.; Salvini, Giulia; Verchot, Louis; Wollenberg, Eva; Herold, Martin.

In: Carbon Management, Vol. 9, No. 3, 2018, p. 291-301.

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Carter, S, Arts, B, E. Giller, K, Soto Golcher, C, Kok, K, de Koning, J, van Noordwijk, M, Reisdma, P, Rufino, MC, Salvini, G, Verchot, L, Wollenberg, E & Herold, M 2018, 'Climate-smart land use requires local solutions, transdisciplinary research, policy coherence and transparency', Carbon Management, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 291-301. https://doi.org/10.1080/17583004.2018.1457907

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Carter, S., Arts, B., E. Giller, K., Soto Golcher, C., Kok, K., de Koning, J., van Noordwijk, M., Reisdma, P., Rufino, M. C., Salvini, G., Verchot, L., Wollenberg, E., & Herold, M. (2018). Climate-smart land use requires local solutions, transdisciplinary research, policy coherence and transparency. Carbon Management, 9(3), 291-301. https://doi.org/10.1080/17583004.2018.1457907

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Carter S, Arts B, E. Giller K, Soto Golcher C, Kok K, de Koning J et al. Climate-smart land use requires local solutions, transdisciplinary research, policy coherence and transparency. Carbon Management. 2018;9(3):291-301. https://doi.org/10.1080/17583004.2018.1457907

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Carter, Sarah ; Arts, Bas ; E. Giller, Ken ; Soto Golcher, Cinthia ; Kok, Kasper ; de Koning, Jessica ; van Noordwijk, Meine ; Reisdma, Pytrik ; Rufino, Mariana C. ; Salvini, Giulia ; Verchot, Louis ; Wollenberg, Eva ; Herold, Martin. / Climate-smart land use requires local solutions, transdisciplinary research, policy coherence and transparency. In: Carbon Management. 2018 ; Vol. 9, No. 3. pp. 291-301.

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