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08
Jun
From
8 June 2016 to 6 July 2016
in Telford (United Kingdom)
Organised byCentre for International Development and Training (CIDT, University of Wolverhampton

The Improving Forest Governance course is a 4-week, UK-based residential
course that covers a variety of forest governance issues. The course is
conducted in English, French and Spanish with simultaneous interpretation
and is taught by experienced tutors from the Centre for International
Development and Training, as well as leading international experts and
practitioners on forest governance, climate change, REDD+ and
multi-stakeholder processes from the UK and abroad. Participants are immersed
in training and benefit from high quality field trips, including visiting a
Chatham House Illegal Logging update meeting in London.

Louise Truslove uploaded a new Document 17 September 2015

The conviction and subsequent pardon of 155 Chinese nationals in July for illegal logging in Myanmar threw a spotlight on how massive volumes of timber stolen from the county’s precious frontier forests have been flowing unhindered into China for decades.

FGMC PMST posted Information 30 June 2015

Forest Governance, Markets and Climate (FGMC)

FGMC 2015 Grants Round

Richard Wainwright posted Information 5 May 2015

 

Faith Doherty uploaded a new Document 16 December 2014

JAKARTA: The clear-cutting of forests to make way for oil palm plantations is driving a wave of illegal logging in Indonesia, fundamentally undermining efforts to bring much-needed reform to the nation’s forestry and timber sectors.

Faith Doherty uploaded a new Document 2 December 2014

This report is created by JPIK an Independent Forest Monitoring Network in Indonesia .

Valerie de Liedekerke uploaded a new Document 1 December 2014

The workshop aimed to raise awareness among the social and indigenous groups on forest governance and the High Conservation Values (HCV) concept in the forestry sector.  It also served as a platform for social NGOs and community-based organisations to share their opinions.

Valerie de Liedekerke uploaded a new Document 1 December 2014

WWF-Malaysia and STIA jointly organised a one-day seminar entitled "Meeting the International Market Requirements in Timber Sector" on the 12th of June 2014.

Adelaide Glover uploaded a new Document 10 November 2014

In Indonesia, implementation of the Voluntary Partnership Agreement with the EU has contributed to a decline in illegal logging but some more intractable problems have yet to be effectively addressed, including high levels of corruption and a lack of understanding of, and control over, the small-

Adelaide Glover uploaded a new Document 10 November 2014

Lao PDR has taken some steps to tackle illegal logging, which is prevalent in the country, but these remain limited to date. Fundamental governance reforms will be needed to improve transparency and accountability in the country’s forest sector.

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