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It is assumed that: the Government of Ghana will remain committed to the implementation of the VPA and the new forest and wildlife policy; the FC will remain transparent and open to new inclusions on the LAS verification protocols that will make the VPA functional; and staff of the district offices of the FSD, communities and timber companies will be open and willing to provide information on ORL. There do not seem to be major risks; there is a common sense of support and urgency felt among stakeholders to collaborate on the proposal.