Projects/concept notes for donor consideration

Time-bound electronic no objection procedure

At the Fifty-seventh Session of the International Tropical Timber Council and Associated Sessions of the Committees (ITTC), held virtually from 29 November to 3 December 2021, project PD 902/19 Rev.3 (F) has been approved and partial funding has been pledged for its implementation.

Subsequently to the 57th ITTC, the project has been revised and resubmitted by the Executing Agency for implementation with a reduced budget for the time-bound electronic no-objection procedure.

Members are requested to review the project above and to state their objections, if any, by 6 October 2022 at the latest. In the absence of any objections by that date, the above project will be deemed as approved and be processed accordingly.

PD 902/19 Rev.3 (F)

MANAGEMENT OF UPPER BARAM FOREST AREA FOR CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT WITH INVOLVEMENT OF LOCAL COMMUNITIES, UPPER BARAM, SARAWAK, MALAYSIA
Concept notes submitted by members for consideration of potential donors as per Decision 4(LVI)

International Conference on Forest Landscape Restoration towards Resilient Community and Landscapes, Malaysia

Sustainable use of biodiversity by Mayan communities in the tropical forests of the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

Study for the conservation, restoration and sustainable management of forest resources in the Mô Plain, Togo

Support in enhancing the consultation framework for the participatory and sustainable management of the Aou-Mono Gazetted Forest, Togo

Restoration and sustainable management of the Sirka Gazetted Forest in the Kara Region, Togo

Strengthening good governance and the harvesting techniques of forest concessions and native communities to improve the economic productivity of forests in the Peruvian Amazon Region, ensuring the viability of sustainable forest management (Peru)

Implementation of pilot modules for the reduction of forest fires in the Amazon forests of Madre de Dios (Peru)

Assessment of Planting Caoba Experiences (Swietenia Macrophilla) in the Coastal Region of Peru in Contribution to the Climate Change Adaptation (Peru)

Lessons from ITTO projects for sustainable land use coordination between forestry and agriculture as a contribution to the global dialogue on “deforestation-free supply chains” (Japan)

Strengthening and consolidating the national process for controlling illegal logging and associated trade in Cameroon (Cameroon)

Restoring landscapes and promoting environmental services in the Ottotomo Forest Reserve, in the degraded Forest Management Units (FMU 08005, FMU 08006 and FMU 08008) located in the forest-savanna transition area, Center Region, Cameroon (Cameroon)

Capitalizing on reforestation experiences for the benefit of training and restoration in the Education and Research Forest (FER) of the National School of Water and Forests (ENEF), Cameroon (Cameroon)

Incentivizing legality and sustainability in China’s rosewood industry and supply chain (China)

Enhancing the value of the secondary natural forest through its sustainable use, contributing to climate change mitigation and generating rural employment, within a post-covid context (Costa Rica)

Repositioning of forest management as competitive land use in the agroforestry landscape of the North Huetar Region of Costa Rica (Costa Rica)

Conserve and increase the carbon of secondary forests in the North of Costa Rica (Costa Rica)

Development of an information system on the potential for wood and carbon to support sustainable forest management in South Kalimantan, Indonesia (Indonesia)

Forest restoration roadmap for Moamba district and field implementation – Mozambique (Mozambique)

Management and innovation for the artisanal extraction of tannin from mangrove forests in Chiriquí, Panama (Panama)

Strengthening the management and conservation for endangered rosewood (Dalbergia) in Vietnam (Vietnam)

ITTO Projects, Pre-projects and Activities

ITTO projects, pre-projects and activities

List of all approved projects, pre-projects and activities requiring financing, including those approved in the most recent project cycle and those approved earlier and pending financing.

List of projects, pre-projects and activities pending finance - as of 6 September 2022

Activities approved under BWP 2021-2022

ITTO Biennial Work Programme for 2021-2022

Newly approved projects and pre-projects

PD 915/21 Rev.2 (F)

STRENGTHENING THE REHABILITATION AND SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF SACRED FORESTS IN RAMSAR SITES 1017 AND 1018 IN BENIN

PD 921/21 Rev.2 (F)

SUPPORT FOR THE CONSERVATION AND PROMOTION OF FOREST TREE SEEDS IN BENIN

PD 926/22 Rev.1 (I)

PROMOTION OF SUSTAINABLE DOMESTIC CONSUMPTION OF WOOD PRODUCTS IN THAILAND

PD 928/22 Rev.1 (I)

DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE DOMESTIC MARKET FOR WOOD PRODUCTS (INDONESIA)

PD 929/22 Rev.1 (F)

DEVELOPING SILVICULTURAL MANAGEMENT MODELS FOR FOREST RESTORATION BASED ON THE USE OF SEED TREES FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF NATURAL AND ARTIFICIAL REGENERATION IN THE PROVINCE OF TAHUAMANU, PERU

PD 912/20 Rev.2 (I)

STRENGTHENING TECHNICAL AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT IN THE TIMBER FOREST INDUSTRY OF PERU
Projects and pre-projects earlier approved and pending financing

PPD 198/21 Rev.1 (F)

STUDY FOR THE RESTORATION AND SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF GALLERY FORESTS IN THE MONO DELTA BIOSPHERE RESERVE IN BENIN

PPD 200/21 Rev.1 (I)

CAPACITY-BUILDING OF WOODWORKING ARTISANS IN SOUTHERN BENIN

PPD 201/21 Rev.1 (F)

STUDY FOR CAPACITY BUILDING OF PRIVATE AND COMMUNITY TREE FARMERS IN BENIN

PD 916/21 Rev.1 (F)

PILOT SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR SECONDARY NATURAL FORESTS IN THE COLLECTIVE AFRO-DESCENDANT COMMUNITY TERRITORY OF THE BAJO CALIMA COMMUNITY COUNCIL, MUNICIPALITY OF BUENAVENTURA, COLOMBIA

PD 712/13 Rev.3 (F)

ENHANCING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF LANDSCAPE MANAGEMENT OF GIAM SIAK KECIL-BUKIT BATU BIOSPHERE RESERVE (GSK-BR) IN RIAU PROVINCE OF SUMATRA ISLAND, INDONESIA

PD 808/16 Rev.4 (F)

CONSERVATION OF AFRICAN BARWOOD (PTEROCARPUS ERINACEUS POIR) IN THE GAZETTED FORESTS OF LA PALEE AND BOUNDIALI IN NORTHERN COTE D’IVOIRE WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF LOCAL COMMUNITIES (CÔTE D’IVOIRE)

PD 818/16 Rev.4 (F)

“BOSS - CUSHABATAY PROJECT - FOREST MANAGEMENT AND RESTORATION IN THE CUSHABATAY BASIN ON THE EASTERN SLOPE OF THE CORDILLERA AZUL NATIONAL PARK (PNCAZ)”, PERU

PD 879/18 Rev.2 (M)

BUILDING THE CAPACITY OF THE NATIONAL FOREST INFORMATION AND STATISTICS SYSTEM (BENIN)

PD 890/18 Rev.3 (F)

REHABILITATION OF THE UPPER BANDAMA GAZETTED FOREST IN THE NORTH OF CÔTE D’IVOIRE WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF THE LOCAL PEOPLE (CÔTE D’IVOIRE)

PD 900/19 Rev.2 (I)

DEVELOPING GENDER SENSITIVE, COMMUNITY-BASED BAMBOO INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT TO SUPPORT SUSTAINABLE BAMBOO RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION IN LAKE TOBA CATCHMENT AREA (LTCA) OF THE NORTH SUMATRA PROVINCE OF INDONESIA

PD 902/19 Rev.2 (F)

MANAGEMENT OF UPPER BARAM FOREST AREA FOR CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT WITH INVOLVEMENT OF LOCAL COMMUNITIES, UPPER BARAM, SARAWAK, MALAYSIA

PD 903/19 Rev.2 (F)

MANAGEMENT OF SUNGAI MENYANG CONSERVATION AREA FOR ORANGUTAN PROTECTION AND UPLIFTING COMMUNITY LIVELIHOOD, SARAWAK, MALAYSIA

PD 905/19 Rev.2 (F)

PROVIDING SUPPORT FOR THE SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF THE FOSSE-AUX-LIONS GAZETTED FOREST IN THE SAVANNA REGION IN TOGO

PD 765/14 Rev.4 (F)

DEVELOPMENT OF A FOREST LANDSCAPE RESTORATION PROGRAM FOR GUATEMALA BASED ON ITTO GUIDELINES (GUATEMALA)
Thematic Programmes

Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (TFLET)

Reducing Deforestation and Forest Degradation and Enhancing Environmental Services in Tropical Forests (REDDES)

Community Forest Management and Enterprises (CFME)

Industry Development and Efficiency (IDE)

Documents download

ITTO Manual for Project Monitoring, Review, and Evaluation

Manual on Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

Guidelines for the Selection and Employment of Consultants, Procurement, and for the Payments of Goods and Services

Report of the 57th Expert Panel

Project Cycle Calendars for 2022

ITTO Project Formulation Software (ITTO ProTool) and User's Manual

Note: The Protool software installer contains all three languages. However the user manual is currently only available in English.

Also note that the ITTO ProTool software will be phased out and no further updates will be provided.

In case the ITTO ProTool software does not work properly with your software, please prepare relevant sections of your proposal manually, using Word and Excel and following the guidance provided in the ITTO Manual for project formulation, 3rd Edition, 2009.

ITTO Manual for Project Formulation third edition