FAS collaborates with research GTA

11 June 2010 - Keeping consistent with the principles of integrity, transparency and ethics that guide their activities, the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS) said […]

Source: Amazonas Sustainable Foundation

Keeping consistent with the principles of integrity, transparency and ethics that guide their activities, the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS) responded positively to the request sent on the day 6 April this year, President of the Amazon Working Group (GTA), Rubens Gomes, by the consultant of the entity, Luis Meneses, para fornecer dados para um Levantamento e Caracterização de Projetos de Compensações/Pagamentos por Serviços Ambientais na Amazônia. Segundo o superintendente técnico-científico da FAS, João Tezza Neto, understandings held with GTA ensure that research should be equally serious and ethics, acima de eventuais diferenças político-partidárias. Foi assinado um Termo de Compromisso para Pesquisadores com Atividades Relacionadas ao Programa Bolsa Floresta, by the consulting firm hired by GTA, no qual há o comprometimento de envio à FAS da versão preliminar do relatório da pesquisa, for this review and make suggestions, and the information discussed controversial and eventually embedded in the work, As a caveat.

The commitment letter also states that the GTA will meet the standards of professional conduct used by FAS; and will obtain a research permit issued by the Secretary of State for Sustainable Development (SDS / CEUC), caso a pesquisa aconteça dentro das unidades de conservação estaduais do Amazonas. O resumo das informações solicitadas pelo GTA e fornecidas pela FAS encontram-se abaixo. Additional information is available to all interested parties on the site of the FAS (www.fas-amazonas.org), through specific query by e-mail relationship over the Internet (comunicacao@fas-amazonas.org), or in person at the offices of FAS, located to the street Alvaro Braga, 351, Park 10, MOBILE 69055-660, Manaus-AM.

By collaborating in a clear and transparent to the survey of GTA, a FAS acredita que está contribuindo para o debate sério e ético sobre as alternativas para reduzir o desmatamento e promover a melhoria da qualidade de vida das populações ribeirinhas da Amazônia. INFORMAÇÕES SOLICITADAS PELO GTA PARA A REVISÃO DA FAS

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