Criteria and Indicators - for sustainable forest management
Criteria & indicators regional workshop in Latin America
Tarapoto, Peru, 17-19 June 2015
This workshop was a key part of the 'Strengthening Criteria and Indicators for Sustainable Forest Management and their use in forest policy and practice'' project, coordinated by FAO and funded by the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture. The project includes national, regional and global consultations involving governmental and non-governmental bodies and other stakeholders. It reviewed the use of criteria and indicators (C&I) and examine the needs of stakeholders at local, national, regional and global levels and opportunities to strengthen their use, learning from good examples and lessons learned. The project also aimed to strengthen and further harmonize C&I sets, particularly on socio-economic and governance indicators in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF), FAO Global Forest Resources Assessment and reporting to other forest and forest-related policy processes at global and regional levels.
Goals of the C&I regional workshop
The overall goals of the workshop was to bring together current and potential C&I users to develop a mutual understanding on the best way forward to further develop and use C&I for SFM as a tool for:
Interviews (Spanish only)
Key workshop objectives