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Forest environmental database

The database of Payment for Forest Environmental Services (PFES) has the structured data about payments for forest environmental services, relations that have been stored in a computer for sharing and using the requirements of managers, users, and providers of forest environmental services in the process of implementation, monitoring, evaluation and policy research on PFES.

I. GENERAL INTRODUCTION

     The software has been used in the project "Consultancy to build a database on payment for forest environmental services in Vietnam" in 2015.

        The home page of the Software: Here

Authors: Prof. Dr. Vuong Van Quynh, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Quang Bao, Dr. Le Sy Doanh, Msc. Phung Nam Thang, Msc. Pham Van Duan, Msc. Nguyen Van Thi, Msc. Vu Thi Kim Oanh

        The software has been granted copyright registration certificate by Copyright Office Vietnam on 18/09/2015 

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II. OBJECTIVES

        Establishing the PFES database system is a mission to enhance the capacity to implement PFES policy, aiming for public, democracy, fairness, and transparency. The software is built on the WEB technology to support stakeholders in developing, updating, managing, sharing and exploiting databases about PFES.

III. FUNCTIONS
        Main functions of software:
        - Database updating:
        + Collecting and updating the data about PFES
        + Data processing for PFES
        + PFES database managing
        - Querying data.
        + Providing and using data for PFES
IV. STRUCTURES AND STAGES OF THE SOFTWARE
1). PFES DATA COLLECTING AND UPDATING
        - Collecting data on PFES

        + Data collection for forest inventories and forest owners

        + Data collection to make a list of establishments using PFES

        + Collect data on PFES status

        + Collect data on PFES effectiveness

        + Collect data on PFES policies

        - Updating PFES data

2). DATA PROCESSING IN PFES
        - Calculate the K factor for one forest plot

        - Calculate the converted forest area

        - Determine the money for PFES for interprovincial clients

        - Determine the average payment for one hectare of forest

        - Determine the payment for one forest plot, one forest owner, contractors, the odd PFES

3). PFES DATABASE MANAGEMENT
        - Mission of stakeholders in PFES data management

        + Missions of clients using PFES

        + Missions of forest owners

        + Missions of PFES paying agencies

        - Database security for PFES payment

        - Data storing

        - Data sharing

        - Data integration
4). DATA PROVIDING AND USING FOR PFES

        - Providing and using data for implementing PFES policies

        + To compile dossiers on forest plots suitable for PFES payment

        + Make a List of forest owners providing environmental protection services

        + Make a list of forest owners using PFES

        + Make statistic reports on payment of PFES

        + Planning for PFES expenditure

        + Make a plan to distribute money to inter-provincial participants

        + Prepare PFES schemes for forest plots

        + Make statistics on PFES effectiveness

        + Make a report on PFES status

        - Providing and using data for PFES monitoring and evaluation

        - Providing and using data for PFES policy research

Implementing projects in 2017
List of implementing projects in 2017:
 
1. Supporting Di Linh Forestry and Bao Lam Forestry Company Limited (SFFC) to meet international standards for SFM in accordance with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) funded by FAOVN

2. Review, adjust the Plan for forest protection, restoration and sustainable development of the Central Highlands up to 2025 with orientation to 2030 funded by VNFOREST

3. Co-operation between UNEP and IFEE in undertaking the work contributing to the development of a knowledge package on the use of spatial analysis supporting REDD+ planning at the sub-national level
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