ID 4799
Submitting Entity UNEP/ETB
Submitted for Fifth Ordinary Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 5)
Main Information
Title Economic incentives for micro-watershed management in Colombia
Description Recently finished studies generated a proposal to develop a technical and institutional balance of the Economic Incentives for micro-watershed management, which is reviewed in this study.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-co-watershed-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Jaime Forero-Alvarez
Source Study is taken from UNEP (2000): Use of Incentive Measures for Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity.
Countries Colombia
Ecosystems Forest Biodiversity
Inland Waters Biodiversity
Mountain Biodiversity
Regions Latin America and the Caribbean
Incentive Measures Environmental Funds / Investments
Positive Incentives (subsidies, tax breaks, ...)
Keywords Support payment
Tax exemptions
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme