Ministry of Agricultural Development and Irrigation (MIDAGRI)
Designs, establishes, implements, and oversees national and sectorial agriculture-related policies; acts as governing entity in agricultural matters, and oversees compliance by the three levels of government.
Promotes initiatives contributing to the adaptation and mitigation of climate change, and those adding value to our natural capital, thus avoiding forest loss; strengthens the protection and the sustainable harvesting of biological diversity, by establishing bio and eco-businesses and by working with local communities.
Ministry in charge of implementing policies related to fiscal, finance, social security, public and private investment, budget, public debt, treasury, accounting, taxes, customs, tariffs, public procurement and supply.
Technical and regulatory governing body in charge of promoting and managing sustainability and competitiveness of the forest and wildlife sector, to benefit the environment and the people. With regard to AC, SERFOR identifies potential areas and updates data on the National Forest Cadaster by recording areas granted in use.
Controls and oversees sustainable harvesting and the preservation of forest and wildlife resources, as well as environmental services provided by forests and linked to enabling titles (concessions); the aim is to benefit citizens and allow an objective, timely, responsible, effective, and quality use of these resources.