||Participatory Guarantee System and Analog Forestry
||AgriCultures Network, ILEIA
||Cavan Gates, Eduardo Aguilar
||Besides providing for many of our needs, forests play a pivotal role in providing ecosystem services, ranging from biodiversity conservation to climate regulation. Yet over the last decade the world has lost an average of more than 5 million hectares of forests every year. Different examples show that marketing forest products can have a very positive impact, leading to higher incomes and also to healthier ecosystems.
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