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Investment policies and financing mechanisms for sustainable forestry development

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Published by Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Forestry projects -- Finance -- Government policy -- Latin America.,
    • Sustainable forestry -- Finance -- Government policy -- Latin America.,
    • Forest policy -- Latin America.,
    • Tax incentives -- Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 121-126.

      StatementStephen E. McGaughey and Hans M. Gregersen.
      ContributionsGregersen, H. M., Inter-American Development Bank.
      LC ClassificationsHD9764.L32 M35 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2130844M
      ISBN 100940602261
      LC Control Number88194529

      Financing mechanisms provide pathways for companies to invest in green water infrastructure alongside other sectors. Now is an optimal time for companies to take leadership roles in the green infrastructure space, building expertise in the type of integrated, creative and at-scale water solutions that are needed for the next century. Various financial mechanisms exist to support Protected Areas (PA) and/or PA systems. Among them are Conservation Trust Funds (CTFs). CTFs are institutions that can manage various financing mechanisms including, but not limited to, endowment funds, sinking funds, revolving funds, or debt- for-nature swaps. An initiative of the International Chamber of Commerce to help corporations to develop their own policies and programs to promote sound environmental management; London Principles of Sustainable Finance. Proposed principles under which financial market mechanisms can best promote the financing of sustainable development. Drs. Hans Gregersen and Allen Lundgren of the University of Minnesota’s Forestry For Sustainable Development Program have spent decades on international forestry sustainable development, what it means, and how it can positively impact global concerns and increase quality of life, regardless of how “quality” is defined by various peoples.

      and sustainable development of forests, including identi-fication of any additional allocations needed to protect critical forest areas; use of clear standards of forest management certification to guide any investment support for harvesting opera-tions, including time-bound action plans to .

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Investment policies and financing mechanisms for sustainable forestry development. Washington, D.C.: Inter-American Development Bank, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Stephen E McGaughey; H M Gregersen; Inter-American.

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