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Publication Details - Annex 2: Forest Certification in Guatemala

Annex 2: Forest Certification in Guatemala

The Process of Forest Certification in the Mayan Biosphere Reserve in Petan, Guatemala

 

Carlos Soza - Forest Trends

 

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Abstract

This case study is based on all the community forest concessions of the Mayan Biosphere Reserve, with special emphasis on these two concessions: Carmelita and Asociación Forestal Integral San Andrés, Petén. The objective of this paper is to analyze the effects generated as a result of forest certification, and to verify if the certification has achieved its objectives, like helping the communities to access better market prices in return for a good forest management.

 

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Release Date: April 2003
File Type: PDF [PDF]
File Size: 312 KB
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Parent Document: Forest Certification and Communities

 

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