Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

Regional Workshop on Capacity Building Needs to Support FLEGT in Asia

16 to 17 October 2013
Bangkok, Thailand



Agenda and concept note


Session 1: Panel discussions on existing and emerging international market requirements for timber and timber products

Moderated panel: Australia, China, European Union, Japan, Republic of Korea and United States


Session 2: Presentations by different Forest Governance support programmes


Summary of Day 1 and introduction to Session 4


Session 3: Identification of priority needs for technical support and knowledge products

Group discussion: Governments, Civil Society Organizations and Private sector


Session 4: Identification of priority capacity building needs at country and regional levels

Group discussion: Small and medium enterprises (SMEs), Stakeholder engagement and TLAS development


List of participants