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.
The Nature and Development Foundation (NDF) in partnership with the National Forestry Forum – Ghana (NFF-G) since 2013 have jointly executed different activities under the project “Advancing a legal and sustainable global timber trade through the EU FLEGT action plan”. These activities inc
The Civil Society-led Independent Forest Monitors of the NGO Coalition of Liberia assessed the management and governance of Cubic Meter Fees paid directly to communities by logging companies in Liberia. In the past, communities affected by logging activities did not receive any benefits.