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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,

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.

Julia Hedtjarn Swaling uploaded a new Document 15 April 2014

EU FAO FLEGT Programme is now accepting concept notes from government institutions, civil society and private sector organizations in countries engaged in VPAs. Grants of up to €100 000 are channeled through the Programme to support the ongoing VPA process in the targeted country.

Jose Filadelfo Martinez Hernandez uploaded a new Document 26 March 2015

El primer taller del Estudio del Impacto del AVA en los medios de vida de grupos vulnerables en Honduras, identifica quienes son y donde estan ubicados, así como los principales problemas identificados y las propuestas para enfrentarlos.

Filippo Del Gatto uploaded a new Document 10 September 2015

The Honduran Muskitia is undergoing a process of indigenous land titling without precedent in the country. At the end of the process, the indigenous territorial space in northeastern Honduras could cover nearly 14% of the national area.

Roser Cabré-Verdiell Surribas posted Information 26 April 2017

Forests: Source of life. A short video on the EU intervention in the forest sector of Honduras

Sophie Lemaitre posted Information 5 June 2013

Le programme UE FAO FLEGT a lancé un appel à propositions pour les pays APV. Les propositions peuvent être envoyées par les groupes d'acteurs locaux : gouvernement, société civile, et secteur privé.

La date limite de soumission des propositions est le 30 juin 2013.

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