Strong grass­roots

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Ap­proves com­mu­ni­ties' for­est man­age­ment plan pre­pared with the help of an ac­cred­ited forester; reg­u­lates log­ging; sus­pends per­mit

in case of vi­o­la­tion

Re­spon­si­ble for for­est devel­op­ment; gives tech­ni­cal, fi­nan­cial sup­port to com­mu­ni­ties for sawmills, pays them for eco­log­i­cal ser­vices of

forests

Com­mit­tees of com­mu­nity mem­bers formed to look af­ter man­age­ment of var­i­ous re­sources

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