When civil society organisations in Indonesia began proposing ways to end illegal logging, they knew they had a mountain to climb. In 2002, some 80 percent of logging there was illegally. Corruption and conflict were widespread. Trust was lacking.
Training film 1 Illegal logging: Why enter a VPA? (18:12 min)
Dear FLEGT Members,
This short film provides valuable insight for the European timber industry into how FLEGT licenses will assist them in complying with the new European Union Timber Regulation.
Group Moderator Mathieu Bousquet congratulates the community as it welcome its 200th member, with news and a nudge to fill in the member's survey