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The World Bank Forest Strategy: Striking the Right Balance

Literature: Recursos en Español - Spanish Books or Book Chapters Available at NO COST Manuals, Guides, Reports Ressources en Français - French

Lele, U, Kumar, N, Husain, S, Zazueta, A, Kelly, L. (2000). The World Bank Forest Strategy: Striking the Right Balance. Washington, DC: World Bank, pp. i-153.

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  • The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/THE WORLD BANK 1818 H Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20433, U.S.A.


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This publication is written in English, Spanish, and French.

  • The purpose of the report was to create a new forest strategy that aligns more closely to the current situations in the countries where The World Bank operates.
  • The authors provide a detailed forest strategy focused on striking a balance across seven priority areas.

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