FAO-EU FLEGT Programme


New video on Indigenous forest monitoring in Peru released

06 June 2016
This video is about the development of mechanisms for Veeduria Forestal or Indigenous Forest Monitoring (IFM) by indigenous people in San Martin, Peru, supported by the FAO FLEGT Programme. 

Round up of coverage FAO FLEGT Programme launch now available

25 May 2016
Round up of coverage FAO FLEGT Programme launch. 

En Côte d’Ivoire, la WCF et la SODEFOR signent une convention pour l’Observation Indépendante Mandatée de l’aménagement forestier dans la forêt classée du Cavally.

23 May 2016
Des résultats « positifs et significatifs » La cérémonie s’est déroulée le 22 avril 2016 à Abidjan, en présence du Ministre des Eaux et Forêts M. Louis-André Dacoury-Tabley. Les deux principaux partenaires de cette convention, l’ONG Wild Chimpanzee Foundation (WCF) et [...]

New FLEGT Newsletter Released

19 May 2016
New FLEGT Newsletter Released

European Union and FAO to step up efforts to combat illegal timber trade

13 May 2016
The European Union (EU) and FAO have agreed to step up joint efforts to support tropical timber producing countries in curbing illegal logging, improving forest governance and promoting the trade of legally sourced timber. Doing so is expected to not [...]

Global Timber Forum looks to the future at Rome summit

12 May 2016
Leaders of timber federations, unions, syndicates and companies from around the world who have a collective interest in restoring consumer trust in the social, environmental and legal credentials of timber convened in Rome for the third meeting of the Global [...]

EU FLEGT Action Plan is working, says independent evaluation

04 May 2016
An independent evaluation report, published on 4 May 2016, confirms that the EU Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan is a relevant and innovative response to the challenge of illegal logging and that the Action Plan has [...]

Colombia: New phase of the Intersectoral Pact for Legal Timber launched

28 April 2016
Thursday saw the launch of Colombia's new phase of the "Pacto Intersectorial por la Madera Legal" to ensure timber extracted, commercialized and utilized comes exlusively from legal sources. The new phase emphasizes the use of new technology to trace timber.  [...]

Summary report from Forum on Forests and Peacebuilding in Colombia now available in English

08 March 2016
The summary report from the Forum on Forests and Peacebuilding: a post-conflict opportunity which took place in Bogota, Colombia on 20 August 2015, under the leadership of the National Government, the Delegation of the European Union in Colombia and the [...]

Colombia: Efforts to improve forest governance gaining momentum

11 February 2016
FAO FLEGT Programme members met this month with delegates from Colombia’s Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development (MADS) and the Regional Environmental Authority of Risaralda, CARDER, to assess progress and outcomes of FAO support towards Colombia’s Intersectoral Pact for Legal [...]
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