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23
Oct
From
23 October 2012 to 25 October 2012
in Accra (Ghana)
Organised byFAO, Forestry Commission, EFI FLEGT Facility, IDL group

The Forestry Commission of Ghana, in partnership with the Food and
Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) ACP-FLEGT Support
Programme and the European Forest Institute’s (EFI) EU FLEGT Facility, is
organising a regional workshop on “/Experiences from the FLEGT/VPA process
in West and Central African countries/”.

The major objective of the workshop is to bring together government
authorities, civil society organizations, private sector organizations,
professionals, researchers and technicians involved in the implementation of
the FLEGT/VPA process in *West and **Central **Africa* to share and discuss
*experiences and lessons* learned from the *FLEGT/VPA process*.

More detailed information will be provided soon.

09
Oct
From9 October 2012
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byYannik Jadot, Fiona Hall and FERN

 **Exploring a decade of achievements and challenges in the EU Forest Law
Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) programme**

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** llegal logging costs developing countries US$15 billion in lost revenues
each year (World Bank), and has helped to fund national and regional
conflicts.  In March next year, the EU Timber Regulation will place
restrictions on timber legally allowed to enter the EU.**

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**This timely conference will examine the ten year history of the EU Forest
Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan, and explore any
lessons for the future. EU FLEGT has emerged as a uniquely inclusive,
innovative approach to  protecting forests and the livelihoods of the people
who use them.**

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***Speakers will include:* MEPs Yannick Jadot and Fiona Hall, Goldman
environment prize winner Silas Siakor, former Guardian Environment Journalist
of the year Fred Pearce, civil society representatives from forest producing
countries, the EU Timber Trade Federation, and International NGOs. More
speakers will be announced later.**

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Faith Doherty uploaded a new Document 8 February 2013

Mozambique loses a fortune to illegal timber exports

Corruption in world’s fourth poorest country aids illegal logging & timber smu

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.

Julia Hedtjarn Swaling uploaded a new Document 21 March 2014

L’année 2013 a marqué les 10 ans de l’adoption du Plan d’action pour l’application des réglementations forestières, la gouvernance et les échanges commerciaux (FLEGT).

Julia Hedtjarn Swaling posted Information 23 January 2014

EU FAO FLEGT Programme is now accepting project proposals from government institutions, civil society and private sector organizations in eligible timber-producing countries not already en

Rosa Abruzzese uploaded a new Document 20 December 2013

The “International workshop to promote understanding of FLEGT VPAs” was co-organized by the European Forest Institute (EFI) EU FLEGT Facility, Center for International Forest Products Trade, State Forest Administration (SFA) of China and the Research Institute of Forestry Policy & Information

Céline FERRE posted Information 11 June 2012

La nouvelle interface du site internet de l'APV-FLEGT Congo  http://apvflegtcongo.org  a été conçue de manière à répondre aux besoins en

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