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The Florestas para a Vida Project in Espírito Santo, Brazil (English)

The Florestas para a Vida project, which is financed by a grant from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and is being implemented by the World Bank, was designed to address threats to biodiversity and water services, and to contribute to watershed development in the state of Espírito Santo, Brazil. To achieve this, it includes several interventions aimed at improving watershed management in the upper part of the Jucu and Santa Maria da Vitoria watersheds, including two distinct Payments for Environmental Services (PES) programs: a short-term PES program and long-term PES program. This paper discusses the plans for these two PES programs, which are currently being developed.

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  • Author

    Boni, Rafael Costa, Raphael Jorge S. Novelli, Fabiano Z. Sossai, Marcos F. de Souza, Sandro Rodrigo A.

  • Document Date

    2012/10/01

  • Document Type

    Working Paper (Numbered Series)

  • Report Number

    87674

  • Volume No

    1

  • Total Volume(s)

    1

  • Country

    Brazil,

  • Region

    Latin America & Caribbean,

  • Disclosure Date

    2014/04/24

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    The Florestas para a Vida Project in Espírito Santo, Brazil

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Citation

Boni, Rafael Costa, Raphael Jorge S. Novelli, Fabiano Z. Sossai, Marcos F. de Souza, Sandro Rodrigo A.

The Florestas para a Vida Project in Espírito Santo, Brazil (English). Payments for Environmental Services (PES) learning paper,no. 2012-1 Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/497901468017450844/The-Florestas-para-a-Vida-Project-in-Esp-237-rito-Santo-Brazil