Síntesis: Foro: Gobernanza, Sistemas de Verificación de la Legalidad y Competitividad del Sector Forestal en América Latina. Esta publicación recoge el diálogo y las discusiones mantenidas por diferentes grupos de interés que participaron en el evento en mención,
This publication captures the key issues that resulted from the discussions from the conference which engaged 140 regional stakeholders, as well as public and private sector representatives from 10 Latin America countries and from demand side markets such as the EU and the US.
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.
Every six months, FERN produces an update looking at the present situation with regards the EU's Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan, with a specific focus on Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs).