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ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 22 May 2018

This Toolkit is intended to inform law-makers about key legal issues that may arise when forests are cleared for conversion to another use, including agriculture, mining, infrastructure or urbanisation, and the risks that may stem from those issues.

ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 26 March 2018

The EU timber regulation (EUTR), the EU’s illegal logging law, has been in place for five years. This law aims to prevent illegal timber from entering the EU market and requires companies to check the risk of illegal timber products in their supply chains.

ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 1 November 2017

As major timber consuming markets, the EU, US, Australia, and most recently, Japan, have all introduced laws to restrict the access of illegally harvested timber to their markets. While the laws are essentially addressing the same issue, there are some important differences.

David Young uploaded a new Document 8 August 2017

It is too easy for community forests to be co-opted by logging companies and local elites for narrowly commercial and unsustainable ends.

ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 21 June 2017

ClientEarth's latest issue of EUTR News (March – May 2017) provides an update on the operation of the EU’s law to address illegal logging, the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), from March to May 2017. 

Faith Doherty uploaded a new Document 12 May 2017

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ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 31 January 2017

Forests converted for agricultural, mining, infrastructure and urban expansion purposes represent more than half of worldwide deforestation.

ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 17 August 2016

This issue of the EUTR News provides an update on the operation of the EU’s law to address illegal logging, from March to June 2016.

ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 8 March 2016

El Reglamento de la UE relativo a la comercialización de la madera (EUTR) ha estado en vigor desde el 3 de marzo de 2013.

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