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ECCAS organises Central African ministerial conference on the green economy and legal timber policy

The Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) and the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo is hosting the Conference of Ministers of ECCAS on the Fund for the Green Economy in...

Democratic Republic of the Congo drafts legality definition

Since the DRC and EU resumed VPA negotiations in May 2012, the VPA Technical Committee in DRC has been focusing on revising its draft legality definition for industrial forest concessions.

EU programme used to offer regional support of VPAs in Africa

The EU is using its regional programme ECOFAC 5, which focuses on fragile ecosystems, to promote FLEGT throughout the Economic Community of Central African States.

VPA negotiations in DRC focus on legality definition

As negotiations continue for a VPA between the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the EU, the teams are holding monthly video-conference meetings to discuss annexes to the bilateral agreement.

Civil society in the DRC prepares to engage in ongoing VPA negotiations

As VPA negotiations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) continue, the DRC and EU negotiation teams have agreed to hold monthly video-conference meetings to advance discussions on the...

Relaunch of negotiations on the FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement between the Democratic Republic of Congo and the EU

On 31 August 2012 the Ministry of Environment of the Democratic Republic of Congo announced the resumption of work of the Technical Commission in charge of the FLEGT VPA negotiations with the...

The 4th Forest Governance Forum to take place mid September in Kinshasa

The Forum presents an opportunity to catch up on national and international developments and share thoughts and experiences.

DRC VPA Roadmap and summary of first negotiations available online

The summary of the first VPA negotiation session between Democratic Republic of Congo and the EU and the VPA Roadmap created during the negotiations in Kinshasa, DRC on February 14-17, 2011 are now...