Forest Management to Reduce Deforestation and Degradation in Peru

Project Summary

  • 1357

  • Ucayali

  • VCS

    Proponent

    Multiple Proponents

    VCS Project Status

    Registered

    Estimated Annual Emissions Reductions

    564,818

    Total Buffer Pool Credits

    381,132

    VCS Project Type

    Agriculture Forestry and Other Land Use

    VCS Methodology

    VM0015

    Acres/Hectares

    127,004 Hectares

    VCS Project Validator

    Spanish Association for Standardisation and Certification (AENOR)

  • CCB

    Proponent

    Multiple Proponents

    CCB Project Status

    Verification approved

    Estimated Annual Emissions Reductions

    564,818

    CCB Project Type

    Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation

    Acres/Hectares

    127,004 Hectares

    CCB Project Validator

    Spanish Association for Standardisation and Certification (AENOR)

    CCB Standard Edition

    CCB Third Edition

    Auditor Site Visit To and From Date

    28-Sep-2014 to 03-Oct-2014

    First Verification

    Spanish Association for Standardisation and Certification (AENOR)

The Ucayali Region is located in the central part of eastern Peru, with an approximate area of 105,082.69 km2, is the second region after the Loreto region to introduce greater extent. Politically bounded on the north by the Loreto region; on the south by the regions of Junín, Cusco and Madre de Dios; on the west by the Huánuco and Pasco regions; on the east by the State of Acre – Brazil. It is divided into 4 provinces: Padre Abad, Coronel Portillo and Atalaya Purus; for a total of 15 districts . It has 432,000 inhabitants, according to the National Census of 2007. In Ucayali, live 14 ethnic families with a population of 40,000 people representing 12% of the total of the Amazonian Indigenous population. The project is developed in 7 native communities belonging to ethnic and Cacataibo Shibipo Conibo, which grouped occupy an area of 127,004.0 hectares. The purpose of the project is to conserve the forests of these communities with the advance of deforestation and degradation.

This project was open for public comment from 10/02/2021 to 12/03/2021.

Document Name Date Updated
Signed_Proposal_Ecocert_AIDER.pdf 13/06/2018

Carbon Offset Requirement