Excerpt from Forest Pricing and Concession Policy: Managing the High Forests of West and Central Africa

(Page 46)

From "Priority Recommendations"
"... the following combinations of measures is recommended:
(a) Forest management concessions to replace logging concessions.
(b) Each concession area to have a management plan.
(c) Concession contracts to be sold by bidding (tender or auction).
(d) Annual concession rent to replace the present multiplicity of forest fees.
(e) Inspection of concessions to be done by independent private firms, selected by international competitive bidding, on behalf of governments."