2017: Agro-forestry Year
President Danilo Medina has designated 2017 “The Year for Agro-forestry Development,” describing sustainable forestry management as a national priority. He stressed that reforestation, conservation of forests and renovation of forestry resources were of utmost social interest.
Decree 395-16 assigns priority to the promotion of policies aimed at improving agriculture output, mitigating greenhouse gases in farming, protecting river basins, countering the threat of deforestation while promoting harmonious farming and sustainable management of forests and forestry resources.
Jan 2, 2017
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