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Ulrich Hipler posted Information 31 October 2014

Executive Summary

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

Valerie de Liedekerke uploaded a new Document 7 February 2014

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

South America TRAFFIC posted Information 28 November 2012

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South America TRAFFIC posted Information 25 July 2013

Forestry experts in Quito

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01
May
From
1 May 2012 to 2 May 2012
in Monrovia (Liberia)

*www.forestgovernanceforum.com* [1]

*How can forest resources be managed in the interests of all stakeholders?
How can Forest Governance be strengthened to deliver results that make
economic, social and ecological sense?*

*Comprising of West African events (Ghana & Liberia) and Central African
events (DRC & Cameroon), */Forest Governance Forum/* is designed to create
an in-country space for discussion and exchange of ideas, experience and
research.*

*Blending regional and global speakers and participants from Government,
Civil Society, Trade & Industry, the NGO Community and the Academic World,
the objective is to bring debates surrounding Forest Governance to four key
African countries in order to widen participation, to facilitate more
national voices in the conversation, and to situate issues within a local and
international context.*

*Inspired by Biannual Illegal Logging Stakeholder Conferences at Chatham
House  [2]in London, The Forest Governance Forum contributes to the broader
objective of an EC-funded project, ‘Strengthening African Forest
Governance’  [3], which also includes academic and training components.*

[1] http://www.forestgovernanceforum.com
[2] http://www.illegal-logging.info/
[3] http://www.wlv.ac.uk/cidt

David SANMIGUEL posted Information 5 June 2013

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.

South America TRAFFIC posted Information 22 August 2013

Workshop participants

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South America TRAFFIC posted Information 5 November 2012

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Valerie de Liedekerke posted Information 30 October 2013

WWF-UK is recruiting a research consultant for the following report

27
Apr
From
27 April 2015 to 1 May 2015
in (Liberia)
Organised byCentre 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 Forest
Governance’. The training programme will involve participants from the
Forestry Training Institute Liberia, the University of Liberia and training
institutions in Liberia.
The aim of the training programme is to explore the implications of the
growing prominence of natural resource governance specifically forest
governance for curricula and approaches to teaching and learning in Higher
Education in Liberia.

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