Sustainable Rural Development in Paraitinga River Basin, São Paulo – Integrated analysis of land use and of ecosystem services incorporation into regional policies formulation – Public policies and incentives for ecosystem services N. 3

Based on the information obtained through the socioenvironmental, economic and land use survey, the third report of the study presents the greatest local needs and potentialities identified and considers them to propose possible public policies that can be developed in the region. Therefore, the purpose of this publication is to present tools that can be developed in Paraitinga River Basin region directed towards the sustainable rural development of the region, the increase in the income and the competitiveness of family agriculture in the Paraitinga River basin, simultaneously enabling the sustainable management of natural resources and social inclusion.