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Vietnam and the EU break new ground at sixth VPA negotiation session

Vietnam and the EU break new ground at sixth VPA negotiation session  Vietnam and the EU reached agreement on timber export and domestic market control during the sixth Voluntary...

Short-term technical assistance to the Republic of Cameroon for the implementation of the Legality Verification System in 2016-2017 in the context of the Cameroon-EU APV-FLEGT

Invitation to tender EFI Procurement 17-8.2-2016-R  Short-term technical assistance to the Republic of Cameroon for the implementation of the Legality Verification System in 2016-2017...

FLEGT news released 4 May 2016

FLEGT news released The latest issue of the EU FLEGT Facility and the FAO FLEGT Programme newsletter has been released in  English . Click  here  to subscribe...

Independent evaluation of the EU FLEGT Action Plan published

Independent evaluation of the EU FLEGT Action Plan published The European Commission has today published a report that the global FLEGT community has long-anticipated: The Independent...

Q&A on the Indonesia-EU Voluntary Partnership Agreement

Q&A on the Indonesia-EU Voluntary Partnership Agreement Following last month’s news that Indonesia had met the final major requirement of its Voluntary Partnership Agreement with the EU...

Governance gain in Côte d’Ivoire with new contract for independent forest observers

Governance gain in Côte d’Ivoire with new contract for independent forest observers Credit: Garrett Ziegler On 22 April 2016, Côte d’Ivoire’s state-owned forest management corporation...

Tender: Efficiency of the FLEGT licensing scheme

Call for tender Efficiency of the FLEGT licensing scheme and effectiveness of the Legality Assurance System assessed through the services of an Independent Auditor in Liberia. More...

Honduras and the EU complete the fifth round of VPA negotiations

Honduras and the EU complete the fifth round of VPA negotiations   EU and the Honduran government alongside indigenous representatives. From left to right: Domingo López Álvarez,...

Honduras y la Unión Europea completan la quinta ronda de negociaciones del AVA

Honduras y la Unión Europea completan la quinta ronda de negociaciones del AVA Miembros de la UE y el gobierno de Honduras junto a representantes de las comunidades indígenas. De...

L’Indonésie répond à la dernière exigence pour l’autorisation FLEGT

Les Présidents d’Indonésie, de la Commission européenne et du Conseil européen ont confirmé aujourd’hui que l’Indonésie répond à la dernière exigence principale de son Accord de partenariat...

Indonesia cumple el requisito final para poder emitir licencias FLEGT

Los presidentes de Indonesia, la Comisión Europea y el Consejo Europeo confirmaron hoy que Indonesia ha cumplido los últimos requisitos principales de su Acuerdo Voluntario de Asociación (AVA) con...

Indonesia meets final requirement for FLEGT licensing

The Presidents of Indonesia, the European Commission and the European Council today confirmed that Indonesia has met the final major requirements of its Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) with...

Guyana and the EU complete fourth VPA negotiation session

Guyana and the EU complete fourth VPA negotiation session Representatives of Guyana and the EU discussed stakeholder participation, a draft legality definition and details of the country’s...

Taking to the airwaves to reach Guyana’s Amerindian FLEGT stakeholders

Taking to the airwaves to reach Guyana’s Amerindian FLEGT stakeholders From the small village of Annai, Radio Paiwomak beams news, current affairs and music to thousands of listeners...

Honduras y la UE comienzan la quinta ronda de negociaciones de un Acuerdo Voluntario de Asociación

Honduras y la UE comienzan la quinta ronda de negociaciones de un Acuerdo Voluntario de Asociación El día de hoy marca el inicio de la quinta ronda de negociaciones de un Acuerdo Voluntario de...

Honduras and the EU begin fifth negotiation of a FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement

Honduras and the EU begin fifth negotiation of a FLEGT Voluntary Partnership Agreement Today marks the start of the fifth round of negotiations of a Voluntary Partnership Agreement between the...

FLEGT Media online resource for journalists launched

FLEGT Media online resource for journalists launched The Internews Earth Journalism Network today launched FLEGT Media, an online resource for journalists reporting on efforts to combat illegal...

Honduras y la UE llevan a cabo la cuarta ronda de negociaciones

Honduras y la UE llevan a cabo la cuarta ronda de negociaciones La Comisión Europea y una delegación de representantes del gobierno, sector privado, organizaciones de sociedad civil y pueblos...

Honduras and the EU hold the fourth round of negotiations

Honduras and the EU hold the fourth round of negotiations The European Commission and a delegation of Honduran representatives from government, private sector, civil society and indigenous...

Factsheet and briefing on VPAs and SDGs released

The EU FLEGT Facility has released a factsheet and a briefing on Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs) and UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).