Published Tuesday, 11 December 2007

News: Guidance Document to the Member States on the Application of the HNV Impact Indicator 

IEEP has produced a guidance document for Member States on how to monitor changes in HNV Farmland and Forests - corresponding to a suite of indicators in the CMEF to assess the effectiveness of rural development measures in maintaining HNV Areas.

The document defines the key terms surrounding the HNV concept, and suggests indicators to identify HNV Farmland and Forests and to measure their extent and condition.

Download the guidance document

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