In the first step, we analyze the institutional context of the 13 countries, using the following factors:
pressure from shortage of forest resources (PRES)
key features of effective forest legislation, policy and governance (EFF)
already initiated policy change (CHA).
The purpose of this part of the analysis is to identify those combinations of presence or absence of the above conditions that provide an outcome-enabling context, namely where the outcome ‘establishment of comprehensive policies targeting transformational change in the REDD+ policy domain’ (REDD) was achieved and assessed as present (1).
Table 3 shows that each of the eight mathematically possible combinations...