Congo

Decree No. 2013 - 221 of 30 May 2013 establishing, allocating and organizing the national afforestation and reforestation program (PRONAR)

Executive
Decree/Order/Ordinance
Passed in 2013
This decree creates and defines the organisations and missions of the national afforestation and reforestation program (PRONAR).

The programme is in charge of 1) promote forest plantations on the national territory; 2) to encourage, record and assist actors in afforestation and reforestation activities to supply domestic and international markets with timber and non-timber forest products; 3) promote the creation of economic and industrial sectors that can enhance forest plantations; 4) promote plantations with high capacity for forest carbon sequestration as part of the restoration of degraded forest areas; (5) to seek appropriate funding for the implementation of the public program and support for small and medium-sized planters; and 6) ensure the extension of national forest cover, with a view to combating deforestation, forest degradation and climate change.

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from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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