Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Guatemala
Official Title Reglamento de Ley de Areas Protegidas
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Regulation
Status of Measure Adopted
Date of Adoption 1990-08-27
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Guatemala - National Contacts
Competent National Authority
National Council for Protected Areas Art. 3
Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
Permits for collecting wildlife in protected areas Art. 47-48
Requirements for research on natural resources in protected areas Art. 26
Mutually Agreed Terms (MATs)
Export permits Art. 68-70
Fees for research, collecting wildlife, parc admission etc Art. 97
Terms of agreement, benefit-sharing Art. 26
Compliance Mechanisms
Crimes and misdemeanors Art. 98
License supsension Art. 51
Forestry authority for areas outside of protected areas Art. 52

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