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28ª Reunión de la Comisión Forestal para América Latina y el Caribe (COFLAC)

28th Session of the Latin American and Caribbean Forestry Commission (LACFC)

Based on national and regional priorities, the mandate of the LACFC is to advice FAO on the forestry programme to be developed in the Region. This includes the formulation of policies for the sustainable management of forests and wildlife and to analyze, facilitate and coordinate their execution at a regional level. In addition, the Commission aids in the exchange of information and, through special bodies such as technical cooperation networks, advises on suitable practices and actions with regard to technical problems and makes appropriate recommendations in relation to these matters.

At the kind invitation of the Government of the Republic of Guyana, the 28th Session of the Latin America and the Caribbean Forestry Commission (LACFC) was hold in Georgetown, from 9 to 13 September, 2013.

 

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Name:

28th Session of the Latin American and Caribbean Forestry Commission (LACFC)

Date:

From 9 to September 13, 2013

Location:

Georgetown, Guyana

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Contact information
  • LACFC secretariat
    • Hivy Ortiz Chour
      FAO Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office
      Tel: (56 2) 2923 2137
      Fax: (56 2) 2923 2101
      Hivy.OrtizChour@fao.org
    • Nancy Ayub
      FAO Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office
      Tel: (56 2) 2923 2215
      Fax: (56 2) 2923 2136
      Nancy.Ayub@fao.org
  • Host country contacts
    • Ms. Sonya Reece
      Assistant Commissioner of Forests
      Guyana Forestry Commission
      Georgetown, Guyana
      Tel: (592) 226-7271/4
      Mobile: (592) 660-4475
      GFC_LACFLiaison@forestry.gov.gy