Programme FAO-UE FLEGT


How to support smaller businesses in the legal timber trade – report

30 November 2022
Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) have a critical role to play in meeting global demand for forest products but because of their size it is hard for them to meet legal requirements for timber production and trade. A new report [...]

Video: How a Piece of Paper changed lives: Timber legality creates sustainability of forests and livelihoods

10 November 2022
Illegal logging is one of the leading causes of deforestation in Indonesia. Under the framework of the Indonesia-European Union (EU) Forest Law Enforcement, Governance, and Trade (FLEGT) voluntary partnership agreement, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry of the Republic of [...]


Regional Launch of the report timber traceability: A Management tool for governments case studies from Latin America

Colombia, 20 June 2022 - 20 June 2022
There are growing demands for tropical timber-producing countries to develop national timber traceability systems. In response, many countries have made considerable efforts to develop national systems that track timber flow from producer through processing to the point of sale and [...]

Webinar "En quoi le soutien apporté aux MPME pour qu’elles puissent travailler légalement et durablement a-t-il amélioré la gouvernance forestière et les moyens de subsistance?" - 14 juillet 2021, 14:30 - 16:00 CET

Italy, 02 July 2021 - 02 July 2021
Les micro, petites et moyennes entreprises (MPME) jouent un rôle essentiel dans les efforts visant à satisfaire la demande mondiale en hausse de produits bois. De plus, elles peuvent participer à la lutte contre l’illégalité en fournissant une source de [...]