ID 62411
Government Cuba
Submitted for Fourteenth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA 14)
Main Information
Title Cuba's experience with positive incentive measures
Description The paper intends remark the relevance of the positive measures as an instrument of the 
Cuban environmental policy regarding biodiversity protection. These measures are part of 
the economic instruments, used by Cuba, to reach the conservation and sustainable use of 
the biodiversity. 
The positive measures are the base for the application, nationally, of other economic tools as well as the techniques of economic value of the environment that is one of the key elements to organize the economic actions for the protection of the biodiversity.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-cuba-workshop2009-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Raúl Garrido Vázquez
Countries Cuba
Regions Latin America and the Caribbean
Incentive Measures Positive Incentives (subsidies, tax breaks, ...)
Environmental Funds / Investments
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme