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Enhancing biodiversity conservation in Brazil through the use of an economic incentive


Ref: 12015
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Sandra Charity
Lead Institution: WWF - UK
Host Country Institutions: WWF - Brasil
Start Date: 2003-04-01
End Date: 2006-03-30
Funding: £160,000.00
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Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Brazil
Purpose: To assist Brazil to meets its obligation under the Biodiversity Convention (article 11/CBD) through the effective implementation of an economic instrument (the ICMS Ecologico) which acts as an incentive for biodiversity conservation.
Outputs: 1. Monitoring systems for ICMS implement. in 2 States. 2. 4 workshops in 2 States. 3.Two databases with indicators (1 per State). 4. A presentation of prelim.results of project at the World Park Congress. 5.1 national + 2 local press releases to dissem. System. 6.1 newsletter to inform decision makers on progress in adoption of ICMS by the Brazilian States

Related Projects: Fiscal Incentives for Biodiversity Conservation in Brazil

Documents:
Title: 12-015 AR1 ann5 - press release
Download: Press Release [pdf]

Title: 12-015 AR1 ann2 - press release
Download: Press Release [pdf]

Title: 12-015 AR1 ann4 - press release
Download: Press Release [pdf]

Title: 12-015 HR1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 12-015 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 12-015 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: ECP Brazil - final
Download: ECP [pdf]