Media room Ghana

This media room focuses on the Ghana-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, email

VPA status: Ghana and the EU have both ratified the VPA and are now overseeing implementation of the agreement.


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


Find out more about how Ghana grapples with illegality in its domestic timber market. Read more


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