LONDON: Wednesday, 17th September 2014
Millions of people live in forests and depend on them for everything. Shouldn’t they have a say in how they’re managed?
7 October 2013
In response to the widespread illegal logging that is going on in Africa, the European Commission has
introduced FLEGT, the Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Action Plan, to provide a set of
Cameroon and the EU are reporting every year since 2010 on progress towards implementing the VPA. Use these links to access the translations of the original French reports.
For the 2010–2011 Cameroon summary report:
EU FAO FLEGT Programme is now accepting concept notes from government institutions, civil society and private sector organizations in countries engaged in VPAs.
Cath Long describes the work that Well Grounded does to support capacity development in community groups:
The Republic of the Congo and the European Union held the sixth meeting of their Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) in Brazzaville on 17 and 22 May 2017.