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Forest Vocation Land Policy Implementation in Paraguay

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

Country

Paraguay

Project Number

PR-T1056

Approval Date

March 10, 2008

Project Status

Closed

Project Type

Technical Cooperation

Sector

ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL DISASTERS

Subsector

COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT

Lending Instrument

-

Lending Instrument Code

-

Modality

-

Facility Type

-

Environmental Classification

-

Total Cost

USD 146,000.00

Country Counterpart Financing

USD 0.00

Original Amount Approved

USD 146,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
ATN/NR-10866-PR Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Norwegian Consulting Services Trust Fund Nonreimbursable
Operation Number ATN/NR-10866-PR
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Norwegian Consulting Services Trust Fund
  • Financial Instrument: Nonreimbursable

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Implementation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-552162957-78
Specific Procurement Notices
FOREST VOCATION LAND POLICY IMPLEMENTATION IN PARAGUAYIMPROVI [35237883].PDF
Dec. 31, 1999
English
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-552162957-23
Procurement Plan
GPN_PR-T1056_ Forest Vocation Land Policy Implementation in Paraguay [1353958].DOC
Dec. 31, 1999
English
Preparation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-552162957-25
TC Brief
Perfil TC - Full for PIC [1355818].PDF
Dec. 31, 1999
English

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