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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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Forest Governance Forum - Liberia

12 Dec
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Monrovia, Liberia
Organised by IDL Group/Tropenbos International
*The eighth Forest Governance Forum will take place on 12th and 13th December 2013 in Monrovia, Liberia, with support from the EU and DFID. An agenda will be posted in due course. To register your interest in attending/participating please email ForestGovernanceForum@theIDLgroup.com .*
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Comparison of illegal logging laws in the EU, the US, Australia and Japan

As major timber consuming markets, the EU, US, Australia, and most recently, Japan, have all introduced laws to restrict the access of illegally harvested timber to their markets. While the laws are essentially addressing the same issue, there are some important differences. ClientEarth has...
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Infractions récurrentes dans le secteur forestier au Cameroun

L’observation indépendante au contrôle forestier et au suivi des infractions forestières est effective et déjà ancienne au Cameroun. Elle date de juin 2000, avec le démarrage de la mission Global Witness. Cette première mission qui a duré cinq (5) ans a pris fin en mars 2005 en cédant la place à...
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Improving Forest Governance Course 2014 at University of Wolverhampton, UK

14 May
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Telford, United Kingdom
Organised by Centre for International Development and Training, University of Wolverhampton, UK
Applications NOW being accepted for a 6 week "Improving Forest Governance" course in May - June 2014 (delivered in French and English). The course is focused on 3 core modules covering governance, trade, communication and planning processes, with up to 2 optional modules on Forests and Climate...
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FLEGT, VPA, EUTR and their possible impact on the Bolivian timber sector

Dear All, I would like to share with you all an excellent report prepared by Christopher Carden, Robbert Wijers and Paul Zambon on the forest sector in Bolivia, financed by CBI (Centre for the Promotion of Import from developing countries) of The Netherlands (related to the Ministry of Foreign...
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Beijing 30-31 October 2013 - Summary report of International Workshop to Promote Understanding of FLEGT VPAs - CHINESE Version

欧盟森林执法、施政与贸易自愿伙伴关系协议(FLEGT VPAs) 国家经验交流会于2013年10月30-31日在北京亚洲大酒店成功召开。此次会议共有140名来自于非洲、亚洲的林业政府部门、林产品生产企业、林业行业协会、认证机构、NGO以及科研院所的代表参加。会议旨在贯彻落实中国与欧盟森林执法与行政管理双边协调机制第四次会议成果,促进对欧盟FLEGT-VPA 进程和木材合法性认定体系的理解和经验分享。中国国家林业局国际合作司司长苏春雨先生、欧盟驻华代表团环境参赞何海迪女士参加了此次会议,并发表了欢迎致辞。欧盟在2003年提出了森林执法、施政与贸易(FLEGT)行动计划,旨在推动森林可持续经营,...
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EU FAO FLEGT - Call for proposals - VPA countries

Dear members, The EU FAO FLEGT Programme, a four year initiative funded by the EU and implemented by FAO, recently launched its call for proposals for VPA countries . The call is for government agencies, civil society organisations and private sector organisations from the following countries:...
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