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Houtkapvergunning (Community forest): an area of forest granted in perpetuity to tribal communities to allow harvesting of wood and non-wood products for the community's own use.


Incidental Cutting Licence: an area of forest granted for a short period of time to cover short-term wood shortages or a specific market need.


Lands Bosbeheer (Suriname Forest Service): the government department with responsibility for the forestry sector in Suriname.


Stichting voor Bosbeheer en Bostoezicht (Foundation for forest management and production control): the proposed foundation, which will check and approve future harvesting plans and monitor roundwood production.

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