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ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 21 June 2017

ClientEarth's latest issue of EUTR News (March – May 2017) provides an update on the operation of the EU’s law to address illegal logging, the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), from March to May 2017. 

Louise Truslove uploaded a new Document 10 February 2016

A recent report, Who Watches the Watchmen, by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) with Malaysian NGO Grassrootsreveals major flaws in the system of scrutiny which underpins the RSPO’s guarantee of sustainable production of palm oil.

ClientEarth Forests uploaded a new Document 8 January 2016

EUTR News provides updates about the application of the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR).

08
Jun
From
8 June 2016 to 6 July 2016
in Telford (United Kingdom)
Organised byCentre for International Development and Training (CIDT, University of Wolverhampton

The Improving Forest Governance course is a 4-week, UK-based residential
course that covers a variety of forest governance issues. The course is
conducted in English, French and Spanish with simultaneous interpretation
and is taught by experienced tutors from the Centre for International
Development and Training, as well as leading international experts and
practitioners on forest governance, climate change, REDD+ and
multi-stakeholder processes from the UK and abroad. Participants are immersed
in training and benefit from high quality field trips, including visiting a
Chatham House Illegal Logging update meeting in London.

Louise Truslove uploaded a new Document 17 September 2015

The conviction and subsequent pardon of 155 Chinese nationals in July for illegal logging in Myanmar threw a spotlight on how massive volumes of timber stolen from the county’s precious frontier forests have been flowing unhindered into China for decades.

Adelaide Glover uploaded a new Document 21 July 2015

This latest assessment of international efforts to improve forest governance and tackle illegal logging is based on studies undertaken in nineteen countries between 2013 and 2014. The findings show a mixed picture. At the national level progress is clearly evident.

24
Aug
From
24 August 2015 to 4 September 2015
in Norwich (United Kingdom)
Organised byUniversity of East Anglia and RECOFTC

This course targets managerial level professionals working in government
institutions, civil society organisations and the private sector. It is
composed of theoretical, policy and practice orientated components, and aims
to provide professionals with state-of-the-art knowledge, skills and tools
needed to design, implement and monitor more equitable and just forest
governance schemes.

Anni Arial uploaded a new Document 19 May 2015

For more information on the short course please visit our website at: www.uea.ac.uk/international-development/dev-co/professional-training/for...

Faith Doherty uploaded a new Document 2 December 2014

This report is created by JPIK an Independent Forest Monitoring Network in Indonesia .

Adelaide Glover posted Information 10 November 2014

The Forest Governance Project at Chatham House is pleased to announce the release of four research papers on the response to illegal logging and related trade in Brazil, Indonesia, Ghana and Lao PDR.

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