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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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David SANMIGUEL ESTEBAN created a new WIKI page 19 November 2013

The Map of FLEGT projects is an interactive tool for sharing information and coordinating action in support of the EU FLEGT Action Plan. FLEGT combats illegal logging and fosters good forest governance through a combination of measures involving Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade.

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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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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David SANMIGUEL ESTEBAN created a new WIKI page 19 November 2013

Why do we need a new law?
How is illegal logging harmful?

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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Women voices raise in the Ivorian forest sector

The VPA Africa-Latin America Facility of the European Forest Institute has released a story describing the situation of women in the Ivorian forest sector, and the reinforcement of their role in the negotiation of the EU-Côte d’Ivoire FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA). The Agreement is...
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