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FLEGT Week 2015

16 Mar
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Brussels, Belgium
Organised by European Commission
Annual stakeholder event. Further details at http://www.flegtweek.org/ [1] [1] http://www.flegtweek.org/
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Improving Forest Governance Course 2016

08 Jun
From to
Telford, United Kingdom
Organised by Centre 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...
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NEW: Training material on the EU Timber Regulation and FLEGT

This training material can be used to inform about the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR), FLEGT and related topics, such as legality, certification, verification, or chain of custody. It was created as a training of trainers to inform small and medium sized enterprises about the requirements of the EUTR...
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Evaluation and revision of the Sabah TLAS standard and audit checklists

The current report outlines the evaluation and revision of the Sabah Timber Legality Assessment System (TLAS) requirements carried out as part of the project managed by WWF Malaysia: Advancing a legal and sustainable global timber trade through the EU FLEGT action plan. The work has been possible...
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Community Guide to the VPA

The Civil Society Independent Forest Monitoring (CS-IFM) team in Liberia have produced a colourful short booklet to assist in explaining how VPAs work, the key terms and processes, and the contribution communities can make to ensuring forest law enforcement, governance, and legal trade. The...
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Forest Watch FLEGT Update November 2014

Every six months, FERN produces an update looking at the present situation with regards the EU's Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan, with a specific focus on Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs). This November 2014 example looks at VPAs in Africa, Asia and South and...
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Video: Tracing our timber

This short film provides valuable insight for the European timber industry into how FLEGT licenses will assist them in complying with the new European Union Timber Regulation. The first FLEGT licenses should be issued within the coming year, and are expected to deliver significant quantities of...
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Online public consultation on the EU FLEGT Action Plan Evaluation

English: A public consultation has been launched to seek inputs in the context of the ongoing evaluation of the FLEGT Action Plan. The European Commission encourages all interested stakeholders to contribute to this consultation, including public administrations, non-governmental organisations,...
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