More than 25 representatives of civil society organisations from Tanintharyi and Sagaing regions, Yangon and Kachin State gathered in Yangon from 11 to 13 June to develop a coalition of trainers who will raise awareness on FLEGT among civil society organisat
Durante la primera semana de octubre de 2014 en la ciudad de Quito, Ecuador se desarrollara el "Foro sobre gobernanza, sistemas de verificación de la legalidad y competitividad del sector forestal en América Latina
The United States, the European Union and Australia are large producers and consumers of timber and timber products. In recent years these consumer countries have taken steps to combat trade in illegally harvested timber and timber products more effectively.
On 30 September 2013, representatives from the Government of Indonesia and the European Union (EU) marked their mutual commitment to ensuring that timber entering the EU is produced legally. They signed a Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) at a ceremony in Brussels.
The EU FAO FLEGT Programme is looking for a qualified International Expert in Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) Processes to assist the Vietnamese Forest Administration (VNFOREST) in developing sections of their VPA Timber Legality Assurance System (TLAS). The Internatio
Members of the joint implementation committee (JIC) for the Liberia-EU VPA met for the first JIC meeting in Monrovia, on 27-29 May 2014. They reviewed implementation progress and agreed on the priorities for 2014 and upcoming milestones for the timber legality assurance system under development.