Country and Regional Interim Standards

In countries and regions where there is not yet a Forest Stewardship Council-accredited forest stewardship standard, Rainforest Alliance carries out forest management certification with "interim" standards based on our generic standards but adapted to account for the local conditions and consultation with stakeholders. We actively solicit comments on all of our certification standards. Links to our interim standards are organized by country and region below.

Argentina

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Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Argentina December 2014 - Espanol

Australia

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Australia June 2008 - English
REVISED - Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Australia - For Consultation July 2013 - English

Belarus

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Belarus October 2012 - English
Временный стандарт Rainforest Alliance для оценки лесоуправления в Республике Беларусь Октябрь 2012 - Россию

Belize

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Belize December 2014 - English

Brazil

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Diretrizes Interinas Rainforest Alliance para Avaliação de Manejo de Produtos Florestais não Madeireiros (PFNMs) no Brasil Março 2006 - Português
Padrao Interino Rainforest Alliance para Candeia v1-0 September 2012 - Portuguese

Bulgaria

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Bulgaria September 2010 - English
Временен стандарт на Rainforest Alliance за оценка на управлението на гори в България Временен стандарт на Rainforest Alliance за оценка на управлението на гори в България

Canada

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Norme Rainforest Alliance adaptée localement pour évaluation de l'aménagement forestier dans la région Grands Lacs/Saint-Laurent avril 2014 - Français
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Canada: Great Lakes/Saint Lawrence Region August 2010 - English
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Canada: Maple Sugaring Operations Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFP) August 2012 - English

China

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for China December 2014 - English
雨林联盟 中国森林经营评估临时标准 十二月 2014 - 中文

Costa Rica

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Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Costa Rica December 2014 - Spanish

Ecuador

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Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Ecuador December 2014 - Espanol

Estonia

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Rainforest Alliance Ajutine Metsamajandamise Standard Eestis September 2010 - Eesti
Rainforest Alliance Ajutine Metsamajandamise Standard Eestis Rakendatav Väikestele Metsaomanikele Metsapindalaga Alla 100 ha Juuni 2010 - Eesti
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Estonia September 2010 - English
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Estonia: SLIMF June 2010 - English

Guatemala

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Adenda a los Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para la Certificación del Manejo de Caucho Natural (Hevea brasiliensis), como NTFP en Guatemala Febrero 2010 - Español
Adenda a los Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para la Certificación del Manejo de Chicle (Látex de Chicozapote - Manilkara achras), como PFNM en Guatemala September 2014 - Español
Adenda a los Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para la Certificación del Manejo de Xate (Chamaedorea spp.), como NTFP en Guatemala Noviembre 2008 - Español
Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Guatemala December 2014 - Español
RA Guatemala Chicle NTFP Addendum Oct14 October 2014 - Spanish

Honduras

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Adenda a los Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para la Certificación del Manejo de Ojón (Elaeis oleifera) y Swa (Carapa guianensis), como PFNM en Honduras Mayo 2010 - Español
Adenda a los Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para la Certificación del Manejo de Resina de Pino (Pinus oocarpa) como PFNM en Honduras - Borrador para consulta pública May 2014 - Spansih
Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Honduras December 2014 - Espanol
Rainforest Alliance Honduras Resina Pino NTFP Addendum July 2014 - Spanish

India

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for India December 2014 - English

Italy

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Interim Standard Rainforest Alliance per la Valutazione della Gestione Forestale in Italia Maggio 2010 - Italiano

Japan

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Japan December 2014 - English
日本における森林管理審査に関するレインフォレスト・アライアンス 暫定基準 December 2014 - 日本

Korea

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Korea December 2014 - English
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Korea December 2014 - Korean

Laos

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Laos December 2014 - Lao
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Laos December 2014 - English

Latvia

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Latvia July 2010 - English
Rainforest Alliance Pagaidu Standarts FM novērtēšanai Latvijai Jūlijā 2010 - Latvijas
Rainforest Alliance SmartLogging Standard April 2011 - Latvian

Lithuania

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Lithuania December 2013 - English
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Lithuania December 2013 - Lithuanian

Malaysia - Sabah

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Sabah Malaysia December 2014 - English
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Sabah Malaysia December 2014 - Malaysian

Morocco

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Norme Intérimaire de Rainforest Alliance pour la certification des Unités de Gestion Forestière au Royaume du Maroc July 2013 - Français

Nepal

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Nepal November 2014 - Nepali
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Nepal December 2014 - English

Nicaragua

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Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Nicaragua December 2014 - Espanol

Norway

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Rainforest Alliance Generic Standards for vurdering av skogforvaltning i Norge April 2012 - Norsk
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Norway April 2012 - English

Panama

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Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Panamá December 2014 - Espanol

Slovakia

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Dočasný štandard Rainforest Alliance na hodnotenie lesného hospodárenia na Slovensku September 2010 - Slovak
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Slovakia September 2010 - English

Suriname

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Suriname December 2014 - English

Taiwan

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Rainforest Alliance Taiwan Interim Standard Jul 14 CHI -FOR CONSULTATION July 2014 - Chinese
Rainforest Alliance Taiwan Interim Standard Jul 14 ENG -FOR CONSULTATION July 2014 - English

Thailand

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Thailand December 2014 - English
Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Thailand December 2014 - Thai

Ukraine

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Ukraine March 2013 - English
Тимчасовий стандарт Rainforest Alliance для оцінки лісоуправління в Україні March 2013 - українською

Uruguay

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Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Uruguay December 2014 - Espanol

Venezuela

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Estándares Interinos de Rainforest Alliance para Evaluaciones de Manejo Forestal en Venezuela December 2014 - Espanol

Vietnam

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Rainforest Alliance Interim Standard for Vietnam December 2014 - English
Tiêu chuẩn tạm thời Rainforest Alliance về Đánh Giá Quản Lý Rừng ở Việt Nam tháng mười hai 2014 - Việt