MEASURE 20. Number of hectares with land-tenure legally sanctioned


Contribution to securing land tenure within the priority landscapes as a critical step towards sustainable management and administration of territorial units.


WCS has to be able to show that it contributed with technical, financial and/or legal support that was critical in securing the land tenure.


A total of 714,228 hectares have been legally sanctioned to date with assistance from WCS across the Amazon landscapes.

Figure 23: Number of Hectares Titled due to WCS Assistance