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Rethinking Liberia’s Forests: Implementing the New Vision

06 Oct
From to
Liberia
Organised by Forestry Development Authority, Global Witness, NGO Coalition, Rights & Resources Group
The conference aim is *to develop a shared vision for Liberia’s forests and people and to create practical plans to implement this vision*. The past two years have seen a shift in the discourse of Liberia’s forest sector, and the conference is a timely, strategic opportunity to bring about profound...
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Teaching and Learning for Improved Forest Governance

27 Apr
From to
Liberia
Organised by Centre for International Development and Training, University of Wolverhampton
With the support of the UK Department of International Development (DFID) and the EC. The Centre for International Development and Training (CIDT) of the University of Wolverhampton is organising 1 week programme for forest sector educators in Liberia entitled ‘Teaching and Learning for Improved...
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Summary: Forum on Governance, Legality Verification Systems and Competitiveness in the Latin American Forest Sector.

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. The conference aimed...
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Technical Committee for Legal Timber in Colombia

The meeting of the Technical Evaluation Committee of the Agreement for Legal Timber 2012–2015, was held at the main auditorium of CARDER. This space was promoted by the Technical Secretariat of the Pact. There, the agreements are evaluated and monitored as well as the index of legality. The...
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Certified Areas of Guadua: more efforts in forest legality

From November 26 th to 27 th, a monitoring of certified areas of Guadua by the FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) was held. As positive, was rated the surveillance audit process by the auditing firm GFA, that took place at the certified farms: Núcleo Forestal de Guadua la Esmeralda and Yarima Guadua...
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Training Plan on Forest Governance in Valle del Cauca

With the support of the Forest Governance Positioning Project in Colombia PPGFC, was held the closing workshop “Training Plan on Forest Governance for the environmental authority of Valle del Cauca CVC – 2014”. The workshop took place from November 24th to 26th, at the campsite of the University of...
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Improving Forest Governance and Forest Sustainability Workshop in Sarawak

The workshop aimed to raise awareness among the social and indigenous groups on forest governance and the High Conservation Values (HCV) concept in the forestry sector. It also served as a platform for social NGOs and community-based organisations to share their opinions.
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A new publication about Control and Forest Monitoring

"Process of Control and Forest Monitoring at the Pacific Region and part of the Andes Region of Colombia" is the title of the new publication produced by The Forest Governance Positioning Project in Colombia, as a result of the systematization of experiences of the second year. With 94 pages, the...
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