Economics, Trade and Incentive Measures

ID 4806
Government Pakistan
Submitting Entity Ministry of Environment, Local Government and Rural Development
Submitted for Fourth Ordinary Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 4)
Main Information
Title Maintaining biological diversity with rural community development in Pakistan
Description Description of a project to facilitate the protection and sustainable use of biological resources by rural communities, involving the imparting of technical skills as well as the provision of information, technical assistance and seed funding.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-pk-en.pdf
Additional Information
Countries Pakistan
Ecosystems Agricultural Biodiversity
Dry and Sub-Humid Lands Biodiversity
Forest Biodiversity
Inland Waters Biodiversity
Mountain Biodiversity
Incentive Measures Indirect Incentives (property rights, market creation)
Keywords Benefit sharing
Commercial utilization of genetic resources
Community participation
Natural resources
Plant resources
Revenue sharing with communities
Use / hunting permits / licensing
Tradable permits/use rights