N. 19

2006


Liberian forestry sector emerges after 14 years of conflict and mismanagement
5 October 2006, Rome - Liberia passed a new forestry law last night, opening a new era for the Liberian forestry sector after a long period of mismanagement and exploitation of forest resources to fuel conflict.
http://www.fao.org/newsroom/en/news/2006/1000415/index.html
 
Governments setting example for procurement of forest products
5 October 2006, Geneva – Several governments and local authorities in Europe, North America and Japan have adopted or are developing policies that will ensure that the forest products they buy come from legal and sustainably managed sources, FAO said today.
http://www.fao.org/newsroom/en/news/2006/1000414/index.html
 
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Press review/ Revista de prensa/ Informe de prensa: 9-16 October 2006 
 
Angola:
Country's Forests Sector Lacks Human, Material Resources
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610100734.html
 
Kwanza-Norte - Forest Institute Cracks Down On Officials
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610100733.html
 
Australia:
Govt endorses final design for forest harvest area
http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200610/s1758526.htm
 
 
Botswana:
Minister Gaolathe And U.S. Ambassador Sign Forest Conservation Agreement
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610100316.html
 
 
China:
La Chine est devenue le premier exportateur de bois transformé
http://www.lemonde.fr/cgi-bin/ACHATS/acheter.cgi?offre=ARCHIVES&type_item=ART_ARCH_30J&objet_id=961780
 
 
Indonesia:
Five ASEAN Countries To Discuss Forest Fire Air Pollution
http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7005143530
 
Govt proposes Rp100 billion fund to fight forest fires
http://www.antara.co.id/en/seenws/?id=21660
 
Indonesia says it's winning battle against haze-producing forest fires
http://thestar.com.my/news/story.asp?file=/2006/10/10/nation/20061010134137&sec=nation
 
Les orangs-outangs indonésiens menacés par les feux de forêt
http://www.avmaroc.com/actualite/orangs-outangs-a50944.html
 
Kenya:
Bruising Battle Ahead for Two Agencies Over Sacred Forest
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610100526.html
 
Squatter Families Get Land At Scheme After 37 Long Years
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610130118.html
 
Liberia:
New dawn for Liberia's 'blood forests'
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/6035617.stm
 
Mexico:
Ofrece Chiguil rehabilitar el Bosque de Aragón
http://www.jornada.unam.mx/2006/10/16/041n3cap.php
 
 
Sierra Leone:
Conservation Stakeholders in Awareness Strategy Clinic
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610120963.html
 
Amazon:
Increase in illegal mining in the Amazon rain forest is hard to fight
http://www.abn.info.ve/go_news5.php?articulo=65357&lee=17
 
Protected area in Brazil's Amazon rain forest has nearly doubled
http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2006/10/14/america/LA_GEN_Brazil_Amazon_Protection.php
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Press review/ Revue de presse/ Informe de prensa: 2-9 October 2006
 
Angola:
Forest Burning Damages Soil Fertility
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610090024.html
 
Cameroon:
Urgent Need to Protect Mangrove Ecosystems
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610060228.html
 
Canada:
Canada's search for sustainable logging
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/5402948.stm
 
 
 
Ethiopia:
Unsustainable Natural Resource Utilization Said Causing Environmental Degradation
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610090198.html
 
Guatemala:
US offers debt-for-nature swap to Guatemala
http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20061002/sc_afp/usguatemalaaid_061002222111
 
Conservation groups join U.S., Guatemala to funding tropical forest protection
http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2006/10/02/america/LA_GEN_Guatemala_US_Nature_Swap.php
 
Indonesia :
Indonesia urged to aid smog fight
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4801749.stm
 
Liberia:  
UNEP Launches Book On Liberia's Environment
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610091218.html
 
Morocco:
42 incendies de forêt ont ravagé plus de 300 hectares au cours des 9 derniers mois à Tétouan
http://www.lematin.ma/Journal/Article.asp?id=natio&ida=65831
 
Uganda:
Forest Authority Members Resign Over Land Give Aways
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610040152.html
 
USA:
U.S. Forest Service spends record $1.5 billion fighting wildfires
http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2006/10/04/america/NA_GEN_US_Wildfires_Cost.php
 
Vietnam:
Proper forest management chops poverty down
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/biz/2006/10/619292/
 
Over 147,700ha of forest planted in nine months
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/tech/2006/10/620500/
 
Zimbabwe:
Forestry Commission Steps Up Marketing Strategies
http://allafrica.com/stories/200610060437.html
última actualización:  martes 24 de octubre de 2006

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