PR-T1056 : Forest Vocation Land Policy Implementation in Paraguay

Project Status
Completed

The objectives of the operation are to develop operational instruments for the implementation of the forest policy based on a forest vocation land (FVL) strategy in a pilot area and prepare a project to apply them to eastern Paraguay. The TC will assist the GOPR to improve forest related environmental services production, and increase the feasibility of forest based businesses in the country. The operation finances the development of instruments related to the identification of FVL in selected regions at an operational scale; the identification of conflicting forest and non forest policies to assure consistency; the adjustment of regulations to implement FVL provisions of the law; the establishment of pragmatic FVL cover change monitoring mechanisms and procedures; the reengineering and demonstration of enforcement activities; the dissemination of policy rules; and identification of an assistance strategy for policy compliance by landowners, and the comparative analysis of the current policy framework as compared with the based on the forest vocation land concept using the following criteria economic and financial, and fiscal cost benefit and economic activity impact. The tools development and implementation demonstration for selected parts of oriental PR will allow their application to other areas of the country.

PROJECT DETAIL

Project Number PR-T1056
Operation Number ATN/NR-10866-PR
Country Paraguay
Sector ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL DISASTERS
Subsector ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL DISASTERS-COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT
Project Type Technical Cooperation
Project Status Completed
Approval Date MAR 10, 2008
Contract Signature Date MAY 9, 2008
Completion Date MAY 11, 2010
IDB Financing * 0.15

PROJECT INFORMATION

Total Cost H USD 146,000
Financing Type Non-Reimbursable Technical Cooperation
Fund Norwegian Trust Fund for Consulting Svcs
Reporting currency USD - United States Dollar
Reporting Date SEP 30, 2017
Disbursed to Date R USD 146,000
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Key Value
H Historical
R Revalued

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