Media room Côte d'Ivoire

This media room focuses on the Côte d'Ivoire-EU Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA), which aims to promote trade in legal timber and timber products and improve governance in the forest sector.

Here you can find news, background information, multimedia resources, official documents and experts to interview. For media enquiries in English, email

VPA status: Côte d'Ivoire and the EU are negotiating the VPA.


Get more detailed background information on efforts by Côte d'Ivoire and the EU to tackle illegal logging through a Voluntary Partnership Agreement. Read more


Obtenez des informations plus détaillées sur les efforts de la Côte d’Ivoire et l’UE pour lutter contre l'exploitation forestière illégale par le biais d'un Accord de partenariat volontaire. Plus d’informations


Are you a journalist writing a story? Interview experts with unique viewpoints on the Côte d'Ivoire-EU VPA. See list