Technical Advisory Committee

The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) work more closely with the Foundation to support the approval of technical specifications. Specific functions of the Technical Advisory Committee are to:

  • Peer review technical documents from existing and potential Plan Vivo projects.
  • Provide recommendations on technical aspects in the Plan Vivo Standard and how they should be applied
  • Contribute to the development of tools and methodologies to support Plan Vivo projects

Technical Advisory Group

The Plan Vivo Technical Advisory Group (TAG) provides independent advice to the Foundation on scientific and technical aspects of the Standard and projects. The Group is composed of experts in community-based natural resource management, carbon and other ecosystem services quantification and monitoring, and the development of rural livelihood programmes. The specific function of the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) is to peer-review and approve technical documents from existing and potential Plan Vivo projects.

To download a list of current Technical Advisory Group Members click here (pdf).