FAO-EU FLEGT Programme

From the field stories

FAO launches first FLEGT partnership with Cambodia’s Forestry Administration

21 January 2021 - Cambodia
New project launched by Cambodia’s Forestry Administration strengthens the regulatory framework for plantations as a source of legal timber and livelihoods for small-scale tree farmers Phnom Penh, 21 January 2021 The FAO-EU Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Programme has partnered [...]

Cambodia strengthens community forestry

21 January 2021 - Cambodia
Cambodia to work with civil society and FAO to promote sustainable forest management through Community Forestry Phnom Penh, 21 January 2021 In 2010 the Royal Government of Cambodia issued its policy and long-term strategy for sustainable forest management in Cambodia, allocating 2 [...]

FAO and EU support national efforts for equitable benefit-sharing in Liberia

17 December 2020 - Liberia
FAO and the EU extend support to Government institutions and NGOs to develop capacities and tools to ensure forest communities benefit from commercial logging   Monrovia, 17 December 2020 The FAO-EU Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Programme has launched two new [...]

Inclusive independent forest monitoring bolsters good forest governance - Indonesian CSOs empower forest communities to monitor resources

14 December 2020 - Indonesia
The FAO-EU FLEGT Programme has supported Indonesian CSOs to strengthen Independent Forest Monitoring (IFM), by training and mentoring the next generation of independent forest monitors, with a view to include and empower traditionally underrepresented groups such as women and youth. IFM [...]

La Côte d’Ivoire poursuit ses efforts pour la promotion du bois légal

10 December 2020 - Côte d'Ivoire
L’élaboration d’une politique publique d’achat de bois légal par le Ministère des Eaux et Forêts représente une étape clé dans la promotion de la production et du commerce de bois légal sur le marché domestique Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, 10 Décembre 2020 L’augmentation [...]