Draft National Offsets Framework (South Africa)

A national offsets framework policy is currently being drafted in South Africa. Development of the national biodiversity offsets policy was required by the 2009 National Biodiversity Framework, set to be in place by 2012. Update (10/2010): initial plans to hold a national offsets workshop in February 2011 to decide on policy framework.

Program Statistics

Date Established: Status: In-Progress Program Type: Combination (One-Off Offset, Compensation)
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Notes: http://www.forest-trends.org/~foresttr/publication_details.php?publicationID=2410
Bank regulator information: Deputy Director-General: Biodiversity And Conservation (+27 (12) 310-3314/3315 ) Last Updated: October 5, 2010