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Prakas No.486 on Establishment and Management of Community Forestry in Koh Kong Province

The Prakas​ is to establish 13 community forestry areas in Andaung Teuk Forestry Administration Division, Dang Tung Forestry Administration Division and Sre Ambel Forestry Administration Division, of Koh Kong Forestry Administration. The total area is 15,093.41 hectares. The aim of this establishment is to conserve the biodiversity, manage the traditional use of forest products and non timber forest products for the local community livelihood, tradition and religious believes align with poverty reduction policy of the Royal Government of Cambodia. Maps and coordinates are attached within the annex.

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Data Resource Preview - Prakas 486 established the Forestry Community in Koh Kong.

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Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
Document reference # 486
Issuing agency/parties
  • Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries
Implementing agencies
  • Secretary General
  • General Inspector
  • Forestry Administration
  • Minister of Planning
  • Minister of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries
  • Khmer
Formal type of document Proclamation
Alternative/short title Establishment and Management of Community Forestry
Topics Community forest
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Copyright Yes
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Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date November 19, 2008
Effective/Enforced Date November 19, 2008
Publication reference Official gazette

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Legacy reference document Prakas_No_486__19.11.2008.pdf
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