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From9 October 2012
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byYannik Jadot, Fiona Hall and FERN

 **Exploring a decade of achievements and challenges in the EU Forest Law
Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) programme**

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** llegal logging costs developing countries US$15 billion in lost revenues
each year (World Bank), and has helped to fund national and regional
conflicts.  In March next year, the EU Timber Regulation will place
restrictions on timber legally allowed to enter the EU.**

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**This timely conference will examine the ten year history of the EU Forest
Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan, and explore any
lessons for the future. EU FLEGT has emerged as a uniquely inclusive,
innovative approach to  protecting forests and the livelihoods of the people
who use them.**

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***Speakers will include:* MEPs Yannick Jadot and Fiona Hall, Goldman
environment prize winner Silas Siakor, former Guardian Environment Journalist
of the year Fred Pearce, civil society representatives from forest producing
countries, the EU Timber Trade Federation, and International NGOs. More
speakers will be announced later.**

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Sophie Lemaitre posted Information 5 March 2013

Dear members,

South America TRAFFIC uploaded a new Document 28 January 2015

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,

Marc Vandenhaute uploaded a new Document 27 August 2015
Jill Edbrooke uploaded a new Document 18 September 2013

Course Flyer for "Improving Forest Governance 2014"

Julia Hedtjarn Swaling uploaded a new Document 15 April 2014

El Programa UE FAO FLEGT ahora acepta notas conceptuales de instituciones gubernamentales, organizaciones del sector privado y de la sociedad civil en los países comprometidos en un AVA.

Sophie Lemaitre posted Information 5 June 2013

The EU FAO FLEGT Programme launched in March a call for proposals opened to local stakeholders - government, civil society organisations and private sector organisations - in VPA countries.

The deadline for application is 30 June 2013.

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