Markku Larjavaara

Researcher info


University of Helsinki


VITRI (Viikki Tropical Resources Institute), Department of Forest Sciences

Contact information

biomass carbon climate change mitigation land use class landscape REDD+ scenario soil

Research projects

  • Project date 1.10.2013
  • Head of research Markku Kanninen
  • Language n/a

The overall aim is to improve the design of multilevel institutions and processes to overcome economic and policy barriers to REDD implementation and other low carbon land use policies. The research on governance is conducted by CIFOR. VITRI is in charge of estimation of future carbon stocks on landscapes based on scenarios developed in participatory workshops.


Syed Alam, Harold Gordillo, Markku Larjavaara