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The context of deforestation and forest degradation in Bolivia: Drivers, agents and institutions

The context of deforestation and forest degradation in Bolivia: Drivers, agents and institutions

This analysis suggests that there is still a lack of concrete approaches to mitigate the direct threats to forests; moreover, the control of illegal deforestation is still insufficient. We also note that in parallel to policies of nature conservation, there is a contradicting political agenda being implemented promoting the expansion of the agricultural frontier. (Occasional paper, 92 pages)

Author: Müller, R.; Pacheco, P.; Montero, J.C.

Publisher: CIFOR

Language: en

Year: 2014

Location(s): South America