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Thursday, 20. June 2013
Vietnam: Stakeholder awareness on FSC certification and ecosystem services


ForCES team organized an integrated workshop about awareness raising training and site planning in the cities of Quang Tri and Ha Tinh. The 25 participants (15 % women) including representatives of 3 communes, district, DARD and a state forest company were trained on ecosystem services methodologies for testing and on which monitoring system will be taken into consideration for the piloting. During the workshop, the participants contributed and agreed on the draft testing plan forthe city of Huong Son: they selected carbon and watershed services for piloting and the ES maps were used effectively in order to select the potential sites for testing.