Flora & Fauna

Peru agriculture minister announces agrarian compensation decree in line with U.S. FTA requirements

Peru Agriculture Minister Ismael Benavides said Wednesday he will sign a legislative decree to establish an agrarian compensation program to get in line with U.S.-Peru FTA requirements. The compensation program, Benavides told state news agency Andina, is to be funded by the Public Treasury and the Inter-American Development Bank. It […]

Peru National Ombudsman: Majority of companies illegally export lumber

A study by Peru’s Defensoría del Pueblo – the national ombudsman organization – has found 66 percent of timber companies in Peru are exporting lumber illegally.

by · February 20, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Business, Environment, Flora & Fauna